The most common side effects of HALAVEN in adults with mBC include
The most common serious side effects reported in adults receiving HALAVEN include low white blood cells with or without a fever.
Always let your health care team know about any side effects you have, especially if they continue or become worse.
You should alert your health care team immediately if you notice any changes in your body or experience any of the following symptoms of infection:
Tell your HCP about any side effect that bothers you or does not go away. The information on this site doesn't include all of the possible side effects of HALAVEN and doesn't take the place of talking with your doctor or other health care provider about your medical condition or treatment.
HALAVEN is a prescription medicine used to treat adults with breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body, and who have already received other types of anticancer medicines after the cancer has spread.
HALAVEN can cause serious side effects, including
Before you receive HALAVEN, tell your health care provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you
Tell your health care provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
What are the possible side effects of HALAVEN?
HALAVEN can cause changes in your heartbeat (called QT prolongation). This can cause irregular heartbeats. Your health care provider may do heart monitoring (electrocardiogram or ECG) or blood tests during your treatment with HALAVEN to check for heart problems.
The most common side effects of HALAVEN in adults with breast cancer include low white blood cell count (neutropenia), low red blood cell count (anemia), weakness or tiredness, hair loss (alopecia), nausea, and constipation.
Your health care provider will do blood tests before and during treatment while you are taking HALAVEN.
For more information about HALAVEN, please see full Prescribing Information.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.