Jevtana is a drug that is used to treat cancer, specifically prostate cancer. Jevtana belongs to the drug class of mitotic inhibitors, meaning it inhibits both the growth and the spread of cancerous cells.
Jevtana is a name brand version of the drug cabazitaxel, a mitotic inhibitor and antineoplastic drug used to fight cancer, most commonly prostate cancer. Jevtana is used in concert with the steroid prednisone. Jevtana interferes with the process of mitosis, subsequently interrupting the duplication of cancer cells. Jevtana may not be appropriate for people who suffer from kidney disease or those who have allergies, are over age 65 or are taking an NSAID drug.
Cancers such as prostate cancer
The availble dosage of Jevtana are:
Jevtana Side Effects
Some patients may experience side effects, both mild and severe. This list is not exhaustive, but you should contact a doctor immediately if you experience:
Other symptoms do not require emergency treatment and may resolve on their own. However, if they continue, consult a doctor. These symptoms include:
heartburn or indigestion
loss of appetite
stiffness of muscles
reaction at injection site
Like any other drug, Jevtana may interact with other drugs and substances. You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before adding any new medication, including over the counter drugs. Below is a list of drugs that have been known to interact with Jevtana. Note that this list does not include all possible drug interactions.
measles, mumps, rubella and varicella vaccine, live
rotavirus oral vaccine, live
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