Swallow the medicine whole with a full glass at least 8 ounces of water. Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex. If you need surgery or dental work, stop taking Cometriq at least 3 weeks ahead of time. Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. We haven’t listed all the side effects. Tell your healthcare provider if these symptoms prevent you from eating or drinking weight loss decreased appetite nausea tiredness hair color turning lighter change in taste pain in your abdomen constipation increased liver function blood tests decreased calcium and phosphate blood levels decreased white blood cell counts decreased platelet counts increased bilirubin blood levels Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. COMETRIQ may cause serious side effects, including: A tear in your stomach or intestinal wall perforation, or an abnormal connection between 2 parts of your body fistula that may lead to death.
Other brands: Cabometyx. Before taking this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. When you are taking this medicine, it is especially important that your healthcare professional know if you are taking any of the medicines listed below. Symptoms include a change in temperature, aching muscles, headaches, feeling cold and shivery and generally unwell. Severe jaw bone problems osteonecrosis. We are monitoring the situation so that we can continue to make the best decisions for the safety, health, and well-being of you as well as our employees. You have regular blood and urine tests to check this. See also: Cometriq drug interactions in more detail. Back to top.
Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex. Cabozantinib capsules are used to treat medullary thyroid cancer that has already spread to different parts of the body. Cabozantinib tablets are used to treat patients with advanced kidney cancer. It is also used to treat a type of liver cancer, called hepatocellular carcinoma, in patients who have been previously treated with other medicines eg, sorafenib. Cabozantinib is an antineoplastic cancer medicine.