What is Ramucirumab?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Cyramza

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Ramucirumab is an injectable anti-cancer agent that is used to treat advanced gastric cancer, gastro-esophageal junction adenocarcinoma, and certain types of non-small cell lung cancer.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ramucirumab

Side effect Patients
Muscle spasms in lower back 1
Nosebleeds (epistaxis) 1
Tongue sores 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Ramucirumab

Dosage Patients
625 mg every 3 weeks 1

Duration

Currently taking Ramucirumab

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Ramucirumab after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Pemetrexed (Alimta) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Ramucirumab.