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Brand name: Everolimus (Sandoz) TM

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Active ingredients: everolimus

What it is used for

EVEROLIMUS SANDOZ is indicated for the treatment of:, Postmenopausal women with hormone receptor-positive, HER2 negative advanced breast cancer in combination with exemestane after failure of treatment with letrozole or anastrozole. Progressive, unresectable or metastatic, well or moderately differentiated neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) of pancreatic origin. Progressive, unresectable or metastatic, well-differentiated, non-functional neuroendocrine tumours (NET) of gastrointestinal or lung origin in adults. Advanced renal cell carcinoma after failure of treatment with sorafenib or sunitinib. Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma (SEGA) associated with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) who require therapeutic intervention but are not candidates for curative surgical resection. Patients with tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) who have renal angiomyolipoma not requiring immediate surgery.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Oral. This medicine is taken by mouth.

  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Moisture
  • Protect from Light
  • Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White to slightly yellowish, elongated tablet with a bevelled edge. One side debossed with 'NVR' and the other side with 'UHE'.

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient everolimus

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Consumer Medicines Information (CMI)

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Reporting side effects

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