What is Vismodegib?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Erivedge


Vismodegib is a hedgehog pathway inhibitor that may be used for the treatment of adults with certain types of basal cell carcinoma.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 2
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Vismodegib

Side effect Patients
Alopecia 1
Cramps in calf muscles 1
Fatigue 1
Loss of interest in food 1
Loss of sense of taste 1
Muscle and joint pain 1

Show all 7 reported side effects

Why patients stopped taking Vismodegib

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Vismodegib


Stopped taking Vismodegib

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 1
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Vismodegib.