Treatments

FOLFOX/CAPOX: Side effects

Chemotherapy can come along with a bunch of unpleasant side effects. If you’re on a FOLFOX/CAPOX regimen, here are some side effects you might experience: Cold sensitivity Neuropathy First bite

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FOLFIRI/XELIRI: Side effects

Chemotherapy can come along with a bunch of unpleasant side effects. If you’re on a FOLFIRI/XELIRI regimen, here are some side effects you might experience: Nausea or vomiting Heartburn Stomach

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FOLFOXIRI/FOLFIRINOX: Side effects

Chemotherapy can come along with a bunch of unpleasant side effects. If you’re on a FOLFOXIRI/FOLFIRINOX regimen, here are some side effects you might experience: Cold sensitivity Neuropathy First bite

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Lonsurf: Side effects

Lonsurf is usually used as a third-line chemotherapy drug, after a patient has had tumor growth on FOLFOX and FOLFIRI or FOLFOXIRI. Studies have shown that Lonsurf may be more

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Stivarga: Side effects

Treatment can come along with a bunch of unpleasant side effects. If you’re taking Stivarga, here are some side effects you might experience: Nausea or vomiting Chemo brain Changes in

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Avastin: Side effects

Avastin — or Mvasi, a biosimilar — is not a typical chemotherapy drug. It’s a type of targeted therapy called a monoclonal antibody, which is often given to stage IV

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Erbitux/Vectibix: Side effects

Cetuximab (Erbitux) and panitumumab (Vectibix) are not chemotherapy drugs. They are a type of targeted therapy called a monoclonal antibody, which may be given to stage IV patients alongside chemo.

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Braftovi: Side effects

Encorafenib (Braftovi) is a targeted therapy, which is used in combination with cetuximab to treat patients with BRAF mutations. This drug combo is often referred to as the “Beacon doublet”

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