Lapatinib

What is Lapatinib?

It is an orally active drug for breast cancer and other solid tumors.

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I am a 44 yr old female and am in my 21st week of a 28 week Lapatinib (oral chemo drug) as part of the treatment I am receiving for breast cancer....

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Hi and welcome to Healthcaremagic. Thank you for your query. I am Dr. Rommstein and I will try to help you as much as I can.

Yes it is safe and...

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Hi My Name is XXXXXXX from india and this question is about my mother. she was operated for breast cancer three years back followed with 8 session...

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Hi,
Thanks for posting the query on HCM.
After going through the query, I would like to comment the following:

1. Your mother seems to have been...

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what is the best treatment for breast cancer metastasis in brain and after complete removal of tumor from right temporo parietal region with piece...

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Brief Answer:
The outcome is not good

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Thanks for your query.
Unfortunately the disease has spread to the brain and this is not...

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Recent questions on  Lapatinib

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I am a 44 yr old female and am in my 21st week of a 28 week Lapatinib (oral chemo drug) as part of the treatment I am receiving for breast cancer....

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I have stage 1 IDC breast cancer with a double mastectomy and nnuclear node mapping. 6 sentinel nodes were benign. However my grade is 2/3 with...

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what is the best treatment for breast cancer metastasis in brain and after complete removal of tumor from right temporo parietal region with piece...

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Hi My Name is XXXXXXX from india and this question is about my mother. she was operated for breast cancer three years back followed with 8 session...

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my wife has 4th stage breast cancer perhaps refractory.current treatment is vinorelbine (4cycles completed) zometa 4mg inj once in 4/5 weeks...

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Is there any sidede effect after stopping lapatinib medicine that is used for controlling breast cancer?

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