Do not take NEXAVAR if you have a specific type of lung cancer (squamous cell) and receive carboplatin and paclitaxel. Before starting NEXAVAR, tell your doctor if you have: allergies, heart problems (including a problem called “congenital long QT syndrome”) or chest pain, bleeding or bruising problems, high blood pressure, or kidney or liver problems. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. continue reading below »
NEXAVAR is now approved to treat a certain type of thyroid cancer called
differentiated thyroid carcinoma (DTC) that can no longer be treated with
radioactive iodine and is progressing. Learn more about NEXAVAR in DTC:
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a type of liver cancer. When it cannot be treated with surgery it is known as unresectable HCC.
Learn about more treatment options, and working with a health care team.
Advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is a type of kidney cancer.
Read about kidney cancer, treatment options available, and how to work with your health care team.
Treatment with NEXAVAR is proven to have certain benefits but can also carry serious side effects, so it is especially important to continually communicate with your health care team about what you can expect on your treatment plan.