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Were you looking for information about Pertuzumab? Pertuzamab is a common misspelling of pertuzumab.
 
By binding to and destroying certain types of cancer cells, pertuzumab (Perjeta™) may be an effective treatment for adults with breast cancer that has spread to other areas of the body. This prescription drug is given intravenously by a healthcare provider once every three weeks.
 
There are some people who may not be able to safely use this medicine, including those who have certain heart problems or allergies. Possible side effects of pertuzumab include diarrhea, nausea, and hair loss.
 
(For more information on this medicine, click Pertuzumab. This full-length article offers a complete overview of this drug, including how it works, specific uses, and general dosing information. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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