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Breast Disease pp 789-801 | Cite as

Systemic Treatment Drugs/Regimens and Dose Modifications

  • Naziye Ak
  • Adnan Aydiner
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Abstract

This chapter discusses chemotherapy regimens and targeted options for breast cancer treatment. Dose-limiting toxicities for targeted therapies are often markedly different from those of classic cytotoxic chemotherapy agents. This chapter briefly summarizes the recommendations for dose modifications of some new drugs.

Keywords

Dose modification Everolimus Palbociclib Ribociclib Abemaciclib Olaparib Neratinib Lapatinib TDM-1 (Ado-trastuzumab Emtansine) Pertuzumab Trastuzumab 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Naziye Ak
    • 1
  • Adnan Aydiner
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Medical Oncology, Internal MedicineIstanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty, Institute of OncologyIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Oncology Institute, Istanbul Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey

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