Disease Information for Bevacizumab (Avastin) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Delayed/poor wound healing
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Abdomen, postoperative dehiscence
Drug Induced Infusion Reaction
Perforation GI tract
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-angiogenesis medication
DRUG/Chemotherapeutics/cancer drugs/etc (category)
DRUG/DNA Bioengineered Antibody (Imab/Umab/Omab)
DRUG/Monoclonal antibody medication/mab (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
administration, Bevacizumab (Avastin), Brand name/Avastin (Bevacizumab)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Chemo Saltz Regimen Protocol
RX/Chemotherapy combination/protocol
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose Biweekly (every two weeks)
DRUG/Infusion option medication
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/Intravenous only RX
Definition

Chemotherapy oncology anti-angiogensis drug; Recombinant human monoclonal antibody binds receptor of VEGF

(vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitor); intravenous

only; used with 5-FU in colorectal metastatic carcinoma;

Brand name/ Avastin (Bevacizumab; ovarian cancer metastatic disease helped but bowel perforations complications limit marketing

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Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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