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Bevacizumab dosing guidelines take various factors into account, such as the type of cancer being treated and the kind of chemotherapy that is also being used, among other things. For example, when treating non-squamous, non-small cell lung cancer, the recommend dose is 15 mg per kg every three weeks. For colorectal cancer, bevacizumab dosing guidelines call for 5 or 10 mg per kg every 14 days.
An Introduction to Bevacizumab DosingThe dose of bevacizumab (Avastin®) that your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
- Your weight
- Whether you have colon, rectal, or lung cancer
- The type of chemotherapy you are receiving
- Other medications you may be taking
- Other medical conditions you may have.