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Vectibix




PATIENT INFORMATION

Advise patients to contact a healthcare professional for any of the following:

Advise patients of the need for:

  • Periodic monitoring of electrolytes [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
  • Limitation of sun exposure (use sunscreen, wear hats) while receiving Vectibix and for 2 months after the last dose of Vectibix therapy [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS]
  • Adequate contraception in both males and females while receiving Vectibix and for 6 months after the last dose of Vectibix therapy [see Use In Specific Populations]

Last reviewed on RxList: 6/9/2014
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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