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Bosutinib Drug Information

Bosutinib (Bosulif®) is a prescription medication used to treat a certain type of leukemia in adults. It comes as a tablet that is taken once a day. Most people who receive chemotherapy treatment with this medicine will develop some type of side effect, such as nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea. This medication works by slowing down or stopping the production of abnormal blood cells.
 
Because not everyone can safely use this drug, it's important to fully understand the safety information on this product before starting treatment with bosutinib. For example, let your healthcare provider know if you have any other medical conditions, such as:
 
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Heart problems
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives. 
 
(Click Bosutinib for more information on this drug, including the specific type of leukemia it can treat, whether it is available as a generic, and why it is not appropriate for some people.)
 

Bosutinib Drug Information

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