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Adults with colorectal cancer that has spread to other parts of the body despite previous chemotherapy treatment may benefit from Vectibix® (panitumumab). This medication works by binding to the surface of certain cancer cells, preventing them from growing. Vectibix is available by prescription only and is administered as an intravenous (IV) infusion by a healthcare provider every 14 days. Potential side effects include skin reactions, fatigue, and abdominal (stomach) pain.
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