Warnings:

This medication may lower your ability to fight infections. This may make you more likely to get a serious (rarely fatal) infection or make any infection you have worse. Tell your doctor right away if you have any signs of infection (such as sore throat that doesn't go away, fever, chills, cough).

Severe diarrhea may occur. To prevent a serious loss of body water (dehydration), drink plenty of fluids. Tell your doctor right away if you have diarrhea. Your doctor may prescribe antidiarrheal medication to take during treatment with this medication.

Uses

This medication is used to treat breast cancer. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.This monograph is about the following sacituzumab govitecan product: sacituzumab govitecan-hziy.

How to use Trodelvy 180 Mg Intravenous Solution Antineoplastic - Topoisomerase I Inhibitors

Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using sacituzumab govitecan and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

This medication is given by injection into a vein by a health care professional. It is given as directed by your doctor, usually on days 1 and 8 of every treatment cycle. Each treatment cycle is 21 days. Your doctor should prescribe medications before each dose to help prevent side effects such as infusion reactions, nausea, and vomiting. The first dose is usually injected slowly over 3 hours, and you will be monitored for at least 30 minutes after each injection. If you can take the first dose well, later doses may be given over 1 to 2 hours.

The dosage is based on your medical condition, weight, and response to treatment.

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. It may help to mark your calendar with when to receive each dose.

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