Mekinist (Trametinib dimethyl sulfoxide)
Prescription required. Can not be split. Product of Australia. Shipped from Australia.
To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3-month supply or the closest package size available based on your personal prescription. read more
Trametinib dimethyl sulfoxide Information
(tra me' ti nib)
Before taking trametinib,
- tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to trametinib, any other medications, or any of the ingredients in trametinib tablets. Ask your pharmacist for a list of the ingredients.
- tell your doctor and pharmacist what other prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take.
- tell your doctor if you have or have ever had lung disease or breathing problems; diabetes; bleeding problems or blood clots; colitis (inflammation of the colon); stomach problems; high blood pressure; heart, eye, liver, or kidney disease; or any other medical conditions.
- tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. You should not become pregnant while you are taking trametinib. You should use birth control to prevent pregnancy during your treatment with trametinib and for 4 months after your final dose. Talk to your doctor about birth control methods that will work for you. If you become pregnant while taking trametinib, call your doctor. Trametinib may harm the fetus.
- tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. You should not breastfeed while taking trametinib and for 4 months after your final dose.
- dry skin
- sores on the mouth and tongue
- dry mouth
- loss of appetite
- change in ability to taste food
- unusual bleeding or bruising
- bloody or black, tarry stools
- coughing up or vomiting blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
- stomach pain
- rapid, irregular, or pounding heartbeat
- difficulty breathing
- chest pain
- swelling of the face, arms, legs, ankles, or feet
- dizziness. lightheadedness, or weakness
- severe headache
- shortness of breath
- blurred vision
- change in vision, including seeing halos (blurred outline around objects) or colored dots
- loss of vision
- eye pain
- dry, red, or swollen eyes
- rash, red skin, or pimples
- blisters, ulcers, or sores on the skin or nails
- tingling, burning, redness, swelling, peeling or flaking, blisters, or sores on the palms of the hands or soles of the feet
- frequent urination
- increased thirst
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