Jevtana Solution For Injection 60Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Jevtana: Solution for injection (60mg)

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What is this Medicine?

CABAZITAXEL (ka baz i TAX el) is a chemotherapy drug. It is used to treat prostate cancer. It targets fast dividing cells, like cancer cells, and causes these cells to die.

In-Depth Information

Jevtana 60mg Solution for Injection

NDC: 000245824
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Prostate Cancer

Storage Information
Do not refrigerate
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Jevtana 60mg Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Jevtana 60mg Solution for Injection

Fluid Retention Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Nerve Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Very Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Heart Block Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Irregular Heart Rate Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Dehydration Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Failure Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Painful Urination Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hair Loss Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
69.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
82.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
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 Jevtana 60mg Solution for Injection

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.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Jevtana 60mg Solution for Injection(Cabazitaxel)
Grapefruit juice and Cabazitaxel(Cabazitaxel)
Do not take both Cabazitaxel and Grapefruit Juice without talking with your health care provider. Taking these drugs together can increase the risk of side effects from Cabazitaxel. A Cabazitaxel dose adjustment may be necessary when these agents are used together. Immediately call your prescriber if you experience pain, tingling, numbness in the hands or feet; unusual bleeding or bruising; or symptoms of an infection such as fever, chills, or sore throat.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

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


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