Disease Information for Capecitabine (Xeloda) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Diarrhea
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute gastroenteritis
Drug induced Diarrhea.
Drug induced Neutropenia.
Granulocytopenia/Neutropenia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/5-Fluorouracil active metabolite
DRUG/5-FU/Precursor drug
DRUG/Anti-neoplastic medications (examples)
DRUG/Anti-tumor antimetabolite (example)
DRUG/Breast milk secretion/Danger
DRUG/Chemotherapeutics/cancer drugs/etc (category)
DRUG/Oral Anti-cancer drug (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Capecitabine (Xeloda) admin, Brand name/Xeloda (Capecitabine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/1998 Approx. New drug (RX)
DRUG/1999 Approx. New drug (RX)
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Cancer chemotherapy drug; Antimetabolite class usually substituted purine or pyrimidine bases interfere with DNA synthesis.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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