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Navelbine Product Information for Patients


Possible Side Effects of Navelbine and cisplatin

  • Decreased white blood cell counts
  • Injection site reactions
  • Constipation
  • Mild or moderate nausea or vomiting
  • Severe nausea or vomiting
  • Reduced kidney function
  • Neurological problems (numbness, tingling, or weakness)
  • Hearing problems
  • Hair loss
  • Fatigue/Tiredness

  • NOTE: These side effects have been seen in some patients receiving NAVELBINE and cisplatin. All patients do not experience these side effects. Please discuss questions with your healthcare team.

    Decreased white blood cell counts

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    Within the first 2 to 3 weeks of treatment

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    Reduce risk of infection:

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    If you have:
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    Injection Site Reactions

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    During administration or for a few days thereafter

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    If you have:
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    Constipation

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    Increases after several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    Whenever you:
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    Mild or moderate nausea or vomiting

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    1 to 4 hours after receiving cisplatin

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    Whenever you:
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    Severe nausea or vomiting

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    1 to 4 hours after receiving cisplatin

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    Whenever you:
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    Reduced kidney function

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    After several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    Watch for:

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    If you have
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    Neurological problems (numbness, tingling, or weakness)

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    After several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    If you have:
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    Hearing Problems

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    After several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

    If you:
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    Hair Loss

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    After several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?

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    Fatigue/Tiredness

    When Might I Expect to Have This Side Effect?

    After several treatments

    What Should I Do If I Have This Side Effect?

    When Should I Call My Doctor or Oncology Nurse?


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