What is Masitinib?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Masitinib is an international tyrosine-kinase inhibitor that may be used for conditions including cancers and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 5
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Masitinib

Side effect Patients
Dry skin 1
Nausea 1
Rashes (redness, swelling) 1
Skin sensitivity to sun (photosensitivity) 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Masitinib

Dosage Patients
200 mg twice daily 2
300 mg daily 1
150 mg three times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Masitinib

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Masitinib

Duration

Currently taking Masitinib

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Masitinib

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 8
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 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 8
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Masitinib.