Verzenio Side Effects: What Patients Are Reporting

9:31
 
Share
 

Manage episode 222678377 series 1013829
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.
Matthew Goetz, M.D., professor of oncology at the Mayo Clinic where he is also co-leader of the Women's Cancer Program and chair of the Breast Cancer Disease-Oriented Group, discusses the research he presented at the 2018 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium on patient-reported outcomes from women being treated with Verzenio (chemical name: abemaciclib) plus an aromatase inhibitor as the first treatment for advanced-stage, hormone-receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer. Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Goetz talk about: what patient-reported outcomes are and why they're important for both doctors and patients the Verzenio side effects reported in the study how diarrhea caused by Verzenio can be proactively managed so a woman doesn't have to plan her life around a side effect Running time: 9:31

129 episodes available. A new episode about every 7 days averaging 15 mins duration .