Kisqali (Ribociclib) is a prescription medication that used for the treatment of advanced-stage breast cancer. This medication is used in combination with an aromatase inhibitor. Ribociclib belongs to the family of medications called kinase inhibitors. This medication works by stopping cancer cells from dividing and growing.
Our Canadian Pharmacy currently offers the brand Kisqali from Canada manufactured by Novartis. There is no generic available for this medication. Kisqali is available in the strength of 200 mg tablets only.
The common side effects may include back pain, diarrhea, headache, loss of appetite, nausea, tiredness and vomiting. Contact your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects such as:
• Fast or irregular heartbeat;
• Severe dizziness
You should not take Kisqali if you are allergic to Ribociclib succinate or if you have any other allergies. Before you start taking this medication, talk to your doctor about your medical history and about all the medications you take including OTC and herbal medications. This medication may lower your ability to fight infections. Avoid contact with people who have infections that may spread to others. Talk to your doctor before you have immunization or vaccinations. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. This mediation can be absorbed through the skin and lungs and may harm an unborn baby. It is unknown if the medication passes into breast milk. Talk to your doctor before breastfeeding a baby.