- The reason you are using it
- Your height and weight
- Other medications you are taking
- How well you tolerate the medication.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Erbitux Dosage for more information.)
Side Effects of ErbituxJust like any medicine, Erbitux can cause side effects. Although not everyone who receives the drug will experience problems, most people will experience some type of adverse reaction during treatment.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Some of the common side effects seen with Erbitux include:
(Click Erbitux Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)