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Sutent

contraindications

Who should not take Sutent?

Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

Pancreatitis, Brain-Capillary Leak Syndrome, Severe Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure, Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades de Pointes, Slow Heartbeat, Prolonged Q-T Interval on EKG, Failure of the Left Ventricle of the Heart, Heart Failure, Suddenly Serious Symptoms of Heart Failure, Abnormal EKG with QT changes from Birth, Obstruction of a Blood Vessel by a Blood Clot, Acute Hemorrhage, Liver Failure, Hepatitis caused by Drugs, Liver Problems, Severe Liver Disease, Nephrotic Syndrome, Recent Operation, Seizures, High Amount of Bilirubin in the Blood, Coughing Up Blood, Elevation of Proteins in the Urine, Abnormal Liver Function Tests, Pregnancy, A Mother who is Producing Milk and Breastfeeding, Increased Uric Acid due to Cancer Chemotherapy, Overactive Thyroid Gland, Underactive Thyroid, Decreased Function of the Adrenal Gland, Low Amount of Magnesium in the Blood, High Amount of Magnesium in the Blood, High Amount of Potassium in the Blood, Low Amount of Potassium in the Blood, Anemia, Decreased Blood Platelets

Allergies:

SUNITINIB

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