Generic Name(s): Regorafenib
Drug Class: Oral multi-kinase inhibitor
Treats: Colon and rectal cancer
Stivarga is the brand name form of regorafenib, a type of oral cancer medication. Stivarga works by interfering with the growth and spread of cancer cells in the body. Stivarga is usually given after other cancer drugs have failed. Stivarga was developed by a German company Bayer and has been approved for use in type-targeted therapy. Stivarga works by inhibiting growth in various types of kinase proteins which inhibit growth of cancerous tumors.
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Stivarga Manufacturer Savings Programs
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Stivarga is prescribed or indicated for the treatment of rectal and colon cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.Stivarga is usually prescribed for use in patients who have previously been treated, unsuccessfully, using other cancer drugs. Stivarga has demonstrated an increase in overall survival of patients with metastatic rectal or colon cancer. Stivarga is also used to treat gastrointestinal stromal tumors and is currently being studied for use against other types of cancer.
Below you will find the primary uses of Stivarga:
- Colon and rectal cancer
Stivarga dosage is dependent on the individual that it is being administered to. The following dosage is an average dose and could differ among individuals. Do not take a larger dose or more frequent doses without approval from your doctor. Follow your medical professional's directions carefully for best results.
- 160 mg taken orally once per day for 21 days
Stivarga Side Effects
Stivarga, like any other drug, comes with its collection of side effects that vary with each individual who uses it. When you first begin taking Stivarga, watch yourself carefully for any worrying reactions. If you experience any severe side effects, consult with your doctor or medical professional immediately. Below is a list of known side effects. Note that this list is not complete.
- Severe bleeding
- Vomiting blood or vomit resembling coffee grounds
- Unusual vaginal bleeding
- Heavier than normal menstrual bleeding
- Regular nose bleeding
- Black or red stool
Below you will find a list of drugs and substances that interact with Stivarga. As with all drugs, before taking Stivarga, you should make your doctor aware of any medications you may be taking, including prescription and over-the-counter drugs, as well as supplements and herbal remedies. Do not let anyone else take your medication, and consult your physician before taking any new medication. Note that this list is not complete.