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What are the most common side effects of TABRECTA?

The most common side effects of TABRECTA include:

Common side effects can include swelling of your hands or feet, nausea, muscle or bone pain, tiredness and weakness, vomiting, trouble breathing, cough, loss of appetite, or changes in certain blood tests.

Your health care provider may change your dose, temporarily stop, or permanently stop treatment with TABRECTA if you develop certain side effects. 

These are not all the possible side effects of TABRECTA. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Talk to your doctor if you experience swelling of your hands or feet

Swelling of the hands or feet is a common side effect of TABRECTA. If you experience swelling, be sure to reach out to your doctor. There are strategies your doctor may suggest to help potentially manage the swelling, which may include changing how you take TABRECTA.

Your doctor may try these ways to manage the symptoms of swelling:

Leg elevation

Leg elevation

Compression stockings

Compression stockings

Dietary salt modification

Dietary salt modification

Make sure you reach out to your doctor to talk about these techniques before trying them at home. 

Important Safety Information

TABRECTA may cause serious side effects. Tell your health care provider right away if you get any of the following:

  • Lung or breathing problems. TABRECTA may cause inflammation of the lungs that can cause death. Tell your health care provider right away if...

Approved Use

TABRECTA is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with a kind of lung cancer called non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) that:

  • has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic), and 
  • whose tumors have an abnormal mesenchymal ...