Erivedge Oral Capsule 150Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Erivedge: Oral capsule (150mg)

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What is this Medicine?

VISMODEGIB (VIS moe DEG ib) is used to treat certain types of skin cancer. It targets specific cancer cells and stops the cancer cells from growing.

In-Depth Information

Erivedge 150mg Capsule

NDC: 502420140
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Basal Cell Carcinoma

Storage Information
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Erivedge 150mg Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Erivedge 150mg Capsule

Joint Pain Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.7%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
2.2%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
5.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
7.2%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
13.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
21.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
55.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hair Loss Incidence:
63.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Erivedge 150mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Erivedge 150mg Capsule(Vismodegib)
Grapefruit juice and Vismodegib(Vismodegib)
Side effects from vismodegib may get worse if you drink grapefruit juice. Taking these drugs together may increase vismodegib levels in the body. Discuss any new or worsening side effects with your health care provider.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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