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Caprelsa Warnings and Precautions

Tell your healthcare provider if you have high blood pressure, kidney disease, or severe diarrhea before starting treatment with Caprelsa. Other precautions for safely using this medicine include warnings of potential allergic reactions and drug interactions. This medicine can also cause other complications, such as increased sensitivity to the sun and a potentially life-threatening rash called Stevens-Johnson syndrome.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Caprelsa® (vandetanib) if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
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