Pertuzumab

Category: Cancer



Pertuzumab Overview

Pertuzumab (also called 2C4, trade name Perjeta)[1] is a monoclonal antibody used in combination with trastuzumab and docetaxel for the treatment of metastatic HER2-positive breast cancer; it also used in the same combination as a neoadjuvant in early HER2-positive breast cancer.[2] Side effects in more than half the people taking it include diarrhea, hair loss, and loss of neutrophils; more than 10% experience loss of red blood cells, hypersensitivity or aller...

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Pertuzumab
  • Vial: 420mg/14ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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