Effectiveness of Avastin Questioned After Numerous Harmful Side Effects Reported

Last Updated on May 1, 2020

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects
Patients given Avastin for colon cancer, breast cancer, kidney cancer, brain and lung cancer. and metastatic breast cancer.
Blindness, high blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes, necrotizing fasciitis.
Genetech Inc, Roche.
Additional Details
Avastin remains in use for non-breast cancer treatments.
FDA label for use in treating breast cancer was removed in 2010