Understanding Side Effects

What Side Effects Could I Experience With LUTATHERA?

LUTATHERA® (lutetium Lu 177 dotatate) injection for intravenous use may cause side effects. Some of these side effects can be serious, and your health care professional may need to adjust or stop your treatment if you experience any of these. You should always follow the instructions from your health care professional.

 

In clinical trials, the most common grade 3/4 (severe) adverse reactions occurring with a greater frequency among patients receiving LUTATHERA included:

 

  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Decreased blood cell counts
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Decreased blood potassium levels
  • Increased glucose in the bloodstream

 

Talk to your health care professional if you experience any side effects. There are other possible side effects of LUTATHERA. For more information, and to learn more about LUTATHERA, talk to your health care professional.

 

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

 

Talk to your health care professional if you have any of these side effects or experience any other side effects associated with LUTATHERA.