What is Cisplatin and how is it used?
Cisplatin is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of cancer in the testicles (Metastatic Testicular Tumors), bladder (Advanced Bladder Cancer) and ovaries (Metastatic Ovarian Carcinoma). Cisplatin may be used alone or with other medications.
Cisplatin belongs to a class of drugs called Antineoplastics, Alkylating; Antineoplastics, Platinum Analog.
What are the possible side effects of Cisplatin?
Cisplatin may cause serious side effects including:
Get medical help right away, if you have any of the symptoms listed above.
The most common side effects of Cisplatin include:
Tell the doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.
These are not all the possible side effects of Cisplatin. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.