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Before you start taking pazopanib, talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history, particularly if you have a history of a heart attack, stroke, or any bleeding in your stomach. Other precautions for safely using pazopanib include warnings of potential drug interactions and allergic reactions. This medicine can increase your risk for other problems, such as liver problems, heart rhythm problems, and hypothyroidism.

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking pazopanib (Votrient®) if you have:
 
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
 
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
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