Information about Pertuzumab
Pertuzumab is used in the treatment of Metastatic breast cancer and Breast cancer.
How Pertuzumab works
Pertuzumab is a monoclonal antibody designed to recognize and attach to specific proteins on the surface of cancer cells. Pertuzumab gets attached to human epidermal growth factor receptor 2( HER2) and may kill or stop the growth of cancer cells.
Common side effects of Pertuzumab
Cough, Diarrhea, Dizziness, Fatigue, Feeling sick, Stomach inflammation, Hair loss, Heartburn, Muscle pain, Rash, Decreased blood cells (red cells, white cells, and platelets), Breathlessness