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Afinitor Drug Description
AFINITOR
(everolimus) Tablets for Oral Administration
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of everolimus (Afinitor)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; chest pain, difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

fever, chills, cough with yellow or green mucus;
stabbing chest pain, feeling short of breath;
white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; or
other signs of infection such as sore throat, flu symptoms, easy...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Afinitor »




AFINITOR (everolimus), an inhibitor of mTOR, is an antineoplastic agent.
The chemical name of everolimus is (lR,9S,12S,15R,16E,18R,19R,21R,23S,24E,26E,28E,30S,32S,35R)-l,18-dihydroxy-12-{(lR)-2-[(lS,3R4R)-4-(2-
hydroxyethoxy)-3-methoxycyclohexyl]-l-methylethyl}-19,30-dimethoxy-15,17,21,23,29,35-hexamethyl-ll,36-dioxa-4-aza-tricyclo[30.3.1.04,9]hexatriaconta-16,24,26,28-tetraene-2,3,10,14,20-pentaone.
The molecular formula is C53H83NO14 and the
molecular weight is 958.2. The structural formula is








AFINITOR is supplied as tablets for oral administration containing 2.5 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg of everolimus together with butylated hydroxytoluene, magnesium
stearate, lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, crospovidone and lactose anhydrous
as inactive ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/4/2010




Afinitor Drug Description
AFINITOR
(everolimus) Tablets for Oral Administration
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of everolimus (Afinitor)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; chest pain, difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

fever, chills, cough with yellow or green mucus;
stabbing chest pain, feeling short of breath;
white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; or
other signs of infection such as sore throat, flu symptoms, easy...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Afinitor »




AFINITOR (everolimus), an inhibitor of mTOR, is an antineoplastic agent.
The chemical name of everolimus is (lR,9S,12S,15R,16E,18R,19R,21R,23S,24E,26E,28E,30S,32S,35R)-l,18-dihydroxy-12-{(lR)-2-[(lS,3R4R)-4-(2-
hydroxyethoxy)-3-methoxycyclohexyl]-l-methylethyl}-19,30-dimethoxy-15,17,21,23,29,35-hexamethyl-ll,36-dioxa-4-aza-tricyclo[30.3.1.04,9]hexatriaconta-16,24,26,28-tetraene-2,3,10,14,20-pentaone.
The molecular formula is C53H83NO14 and the
molecular weight is 958.2. The structural formula is








AFINITOR is supplied as tablets for oral administration containing 2.5 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg of everolimus together with butylated hydroxytoluene, magnesium
stearate, lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, crospovidone and lactose anhydrous
as inactive ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/4/2010




Afinitor Drug Description
AFINITOR
(everolimus) Tablets for Oral Administration
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of everolimus (Afinitor)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; chest pain, difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

fever, chills, cough with yellow or green mucus;
stabbing chest pain, feeling short of breath;
white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; or
other signs of infection such as sore throat, flu symptoms, easy...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Afinitor »




AFINITOR (everolimus), an inhibitor of mTOR, is an antineoplastic agent.
The chemical name of everolimus is (lR,9S,12S,15R,16E,18R,19R,21R,23S,24E,26E,28E,30S,32S,35R)-l,18-dihydroxy-12-{(lR)-2-[(lS,3R4R)-4-(2-
hydroxyethoxy)-3-methoxycyclohexyl]-l-methylethyl}-19,30-dimethoxy-15,17,21,23,29,35-hexamethyl-ll,36-dioxa-4-aza-tricyclo[30.3.1.04,9]hexatriaconta-16,24,26,28-tetraene-2,3,10,14,20-pentaone.
The molecular formula is C53H83NO14 and the
molecular weight is 958.2. The structural formula is








AFINITOR is supplied as tablets for oral administration containing 2.5 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg of everolimus together with butylated hydroxytoluene, magnesium
stearate, lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, crospovidone and lactose anhydrous
as inactive ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/4/2010




Afinitor Drug Description
AFINITOR
(everolimus) Tablets for Oral Administration
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of everolimus (Afinitor)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; chest pain, difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

fever, chills, cough with yellow or green mucus;
stabbing chest pain, feeling short of breath;
white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; or
other signs of infection such as sore throat, flu symptoms, easy...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Afinitor »




AFINITOR (everolimus), an inhibitor of mTOR, is an antineoplastic agent.
The chemical name of everolimus is (lR,9S,12S,15R,16E,18R,19R,21R,23S,24E,26E,28E,30S,32S,35R)-l,18-dihydroxy-12-{(lR)-2-[(lS,3R4R)-4-(2-
hydroxyethoxy)-3-methoxycyclohexyl]-l-methylethyl}-19,30-dimethoxy-15,17,21,23,29,35-hexamethyl-ll,36-dioxa-4-aza-tricyclo[30.3.1.04,9]hexatriaconta-16,24,26,28-tetraene-2,3,10,14,20-pentaone.
The molecular formula is C53H83NO14 and the
molecular weight is 958.2. The structural formula is








AFINITOR is supplied as tablets for oral administration containing 2.5 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg of everolimus together with butylated hydroxytoluene, magnesium
stearate, lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, crospovidone and lactose anhydrous
as inactive ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/4/2010




Afinitor Drug Description
AFINITOR
(everolimus) Tablets for Oral Administration
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of everolimus (Afinitor)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; chest pain, difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

fever, chills, cough with yellow or green mucus;
stabbing chest pain, feeling short of breath;
white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; or
other signs of infection such as sore throat, flu symptoms, easy...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Afinitor »




AFINITOR (everolimus), an inhibitor of mTOR, is an antineoplastic agent.
The chemical name of everolimus is (lR,9S,12S,15R,16E,18R,19R,21R,23S,24E,26E,28E,30S,32S,35R)-l,18-dihydroxy-12-{(lR)-2-[(lS,3R4R)-4-(2-
hydroxyethoxy)-3-methoxycyclohexyl]-l-methylethyl}-19,30-dimethoxy-15,17,21,23,29,35-hexamethyl-ll,36-dioxa-4-aza-tricyclo[30.3.1.04,9]hexatriaconta-16,24,26,28-tetraene-2,3,10,14,20-pentaone.
The molecular formula is C53H83NO14 and the
molecular weight is 958.2. The structural formula is








AFINITOR is supplied as tablets for oral administration containing 2.5 mg,
5 mg and 10 mg of everolimus together with butylated hydroxytoluene, magnesium
stearate, lactose monohydrate, hypromellose, crospovidone and lactose anhydrous
as inactive ingredients.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/4/2010





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Access Program for Afinitor/everolimus will come to a close Jan 20 2011
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