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gefitinib - oral, Iressa

GENERIC NAME: GEFITINIB - ORAL (ge-FI-ti-nib)

BRAND NAME(S): Iressa

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WARNING: Gefitinib has rarely caused very serious (possibly fatal) liver disease. Get medical help right away if you develop symptoms of liver disease, including stomach/abdominal pain, extreme fatigue, dark urine, yellowing eyes/skin.

Gefitinib has also rarely caused very serious (possibly fatal) holes in the wall of the stomach or intestines. Get medical help right away if you develop stomach/abdominal pain, black/bloody stools, or vomit that looks like coffee grounds.




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