Just like any medicine, Caprelsa can cause side effects. Although not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems, most people will experience some type of adverse reaction during treatment. Fortunately, in most cases, side effects can be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Common side effects of Caprelsa include but are not limited to:
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Caprelsa [package insert]. Wilmington, DE: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP;2011 April.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed October 25, 2011.
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