Disease Information for Sorafenib (Nexavar) Administration/Toxicity

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Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug Induced Fatigue
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/ Source rDNA Manufacture
DRUG/Chemotherapeutics/cancer drugs/etc (category)
DRUG/Genetically engineered/biological drug (example)
DRUG/Multiple kinase inhibitor/cell and surface
DRUG/New release 2006
DRUG/Oral Anti-cancer drug (ex)
DRUG/Tyrosine kinase inhibitor/EGF-R (Chemo)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
administration, Sorafenib (Nexavar), Brand name/Nexavar (Sorafenib)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.$$$$ Very Expensive
DRUG/2005 New Release
DRUG/Dose 200 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose BID Medication
DRUG/No parenteral preparation
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

chemotherapy for renal cell carcinoma/approved FDA 2005; multikinase [tyrosinase] inhibitor; angigenesis inhibitor plus; interacts with intracellular and surface kinases; 200 mg tabs;dose 400 bid po;may cause hypetension, desqamation rash with glove stcking shedding;sensory neuropathy; alopecia; gut problems; oral preparation only

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