Trastuzumab deruxtecan is used to treat certain types of breast, stomach, or esophagus cancer. This medication is used to treat tumors that produce more than the normal amount of a certain substance called HER2 protein.This medication is called a monoclonal antibody and topoisomerase inhibitor conjugate. Trastuzumab deruxtecan works by attaching to the HER2 cancer cells and blocking them from dividing and growing.
How to use Fam-Trastuzumab Deruxtecan-Nxki 100 Mg Intravenous Solution
This medication is given by slow injection into a vein by a health care professional. It is given as directed by your doctor, usually once every 3 weeks. Your first infusion will be given over at least 90 minutes.
The dosage, the speed of your injection, and the length of time you receive trastuzumab deruxtecan are based on your body weight, medical condition, and response to treatment.
To get the most benefit from this medication, do not miss any doses. To help you remember, mark the days on the calendar when you need to receive the medication.
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