Lapatinib 250 mg Tablet
Lapatinib 250mg Tablet is a prescription medicine that interferes with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body.
Uses of Lapatinib Tablet
Lapatinib 250mg Tablet is used to treat a certain type of breast cancer (HER2-positive).
How to use Lapatinib Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Take Lapatinib 250mg Tablet by mouth 1 hour before or 1 hour after a meal, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Lapatinib Tablet works
Lapatinib 250 mg Tablet is a HER2 inhibitor that works by interfering with HER2-related kinases inside the cell, limiting the amount of energy breast cancer cells have to grow and multiply. By limiting the amount of energy, it can slow or stop the growth of breast cancer.
Lapatinib Tablet Side Effects:
Side Effects of Lapatinib tablet are Nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, mouth sores, mild rash, dry skin, trouble sleeping, etc.
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Storage: – Store at room temperature. Protect from direct sunlight.