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Were you looking for more information about Xgeva? Xgiva is a common misspelling of Xgeva.
 
Given as an injection once every four weeks, Xgeva® (denosumab) is prescribed for people who have cancer that has spread to the bones. It is designed to help prevent "skeletal-related events," such as broken bones, radiation to relieve bone pain, or pressure on the spinal cord.
 
Before receiving this medicine, make sure your healthcare provider knows if you have any other medical conditions or if you are taking any medications. Side effects of the drug may include nausea, general weakness, and fatigue.
 
(Click Xgeva for a more in-depth look at this medication and how it works, dosing guidelines, and potential side effects. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
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