What is Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection
Treating certain kinds of melanoma after other medicines have already been tried.
Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection is a monoclonal antibody. It works by helping the body’s immune system fight a tumor.
Important safety information:
Tell your doctor or dentist that you How take Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection may cause very bad side effects. Sometimes these may be life-threatening.
These may happen in the lungs, bowels, liver, kidney, pituitary gland, thyroid gland, or other parts of the body. Talk with the doctor.
Diabetes patients – Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection may raise your blood sugar. High blood sugar may make you feel confused, drowsy, or thirsty.
It can also make you flush, breathe faster, or have a fruit-like breath odor. If these symptoms occur, tell your doctor right away. Lab tests may be performed while you use of Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection. These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects.
Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments. If you may become pregnant, use an effective form of birth control while you take Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection and for 4 months after your last dose. If you have questions about effective birth control, talk with your doctor.
PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection may cause harm to the fetus. If you think you may be pregnant, contact your doctor.
You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection while you are pregnant. It is not known if Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection is found in breast milk. Do not breast-feed while you take Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection.
Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection side effects
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects of Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; headache; joint pain; mild stomach pain; muscle pain; nausea; not hungry; tiredness; trouble sleeping; vomiting. Seek medical attention right away if any of these side effects occur: Severe allergic reactions ; black, tarry, or bloody stools; fainting; fever or chills; pain, redness, warmth, swelling, or tenderness of the skin; seizures; severe muscle pain or weakness; severe stomach pain; severe joint pain; severe or persistent diarrhea; severe or persistent headache or dizziness; severe or persistent tiredness or weakness; signs of high blood sugar (eg, confusion, feeling sleepy, more thirst, more hungry, passing urine more often, flushing, fast breathing, or breath that smells like fruit); signs of kidney problems (eg, unable to pass urine,
change in the amount of urine passed, blood in the urine, or a big weight gain); signs of liver problems (eg, dark urine, easy bruising or bleeding, feeling tired, not hungry, upset stomach or stomach pain, light-colored stools, vomiting, or yellow skin or eyes); signs of low sodium levels (eg, headache, trouble focusing, memory problems, change in thinking clearly and with logic, weakness, seizures, or change in balance); signs of lung problems (eg, chest pain or pressure; new or worsening cough; shortness of breath); signs of thyroid problems (eg, fast heartbeat,
change in weight without trying, feeling nervous and excitable, feeling restless, feeling very weak, hair thinning, depression, neck swelling, not able to focus, not able to handle heat or cold, menstrual period changes, shakiness, sweating, or voice changes); swelling in the arms or legs; vision changes.
How to use Keytruda Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How should I take Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection?
Use Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions. Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection comes with an extra patient information sheet called a Medication Guide. Read it carefully. Read it again each time you get Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection refilled. Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection is given as an injection at your doctor’s office, hospital, or clinic. If you miss a dose of Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection, call your doctor to find out what to do.
Who should not take Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection?
Some medical conditions may interact with Keytruda 100 MG per 4 ML Injection. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances if you have a history of diabetes, lupus, pancreatitis, lung or breathing problems, stomach or bowel problems, liver problems, or kidney problems if you have problems with your hormone glands if you have had an organ transplant .