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Herceptin (Trastuzumab) - Lung Infection - Suspected Cause - Side Effect Reports

 
 



Index of reports > Cases with Lung Infection ()

Below is the selection of side effect reports (a.k.a. adverse event reports) related to Herceptin (Trastuzumab) where reactions include lung infection. The selected reports were submitted to the FDA during the sample period of about a year.

Possible Herceptin side effects in 52 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-05-02

Patient: 52 year old female

Reactions: White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Lung Infection, Myocardial Infarction, Neutrophil Count Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Dosage: over 60 min

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: over 60 min weekly
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 30 min weekly x 12 weeks.

Epirubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: over 15 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 90 min week 1, then 2mg/kg iv over 30 min during subsequent 12 weeks
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Fluorouracil
    Dosage: on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: over 30 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02



Possible Herceptin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2012-02-21

Patient: female, weighing 149.0 kg (327.8 pounds)

Reactions: Skin Ulcer, Lung Infection, Skin Infection

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Dosage: over 90 min on day 1, last administered date : 9 sept 2011
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2008-11-06

Avastin
    Dosage: over 30-60 min on day 1, last administered date :19/aug/2011
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2008-11-06



Possible Herceptin side effects in female

Reported by a individual with unspecified qualification from United States on 2011-11-22

Patient: female

Reactions: White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Lung Infection, Anaemia, Hypotension, Platelet Count Decreased, Hypoalbuminaemia, Myocardial Infarction, Neutrophil Count Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Dosage: given over 90 min for week 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-02-12

Herceptin
    Dosage: given over 30 min from week 2
    Start date: 2009-02-01

Fluorouracil
    Dosage: on day 1 route ivp
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Epirubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: over 15 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: over 60 min weekly
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-02-12

Herceptin

Herceptin
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: over 30 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02



Possible Herceptin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-11-22

Patient: female

Reactions: Lung Infection, White Blood Cell Count Increased

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Start date: 2005-08-11

Ixabepilone
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic

Herceptin
    Indication: Breast Cancer Metastatic
    Start date: 2005-08-11



Possible Herceptin side effects in 52 year old female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-11-21

Patient: 52 year old female

Reactions: White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Pneumonia, Hypotension, Lung Infection, Anaemia, Coronary Artery Disease, Neuropathy Peripheral, Platelet Count Decreased, Hypoalbuminaemia, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Myocardial Infarction

Adverse event resulted in: life threatening event, hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Dosage: over 90 min week 1, then 2mg/kg iv over 30 min during subsequent 12 weeks
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Fluorouracil
    Dosage: on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 30 min weekly x 12 weeks.

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: over 60 min weekly
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: over 30 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 60 min

Epirubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: over 15 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-12-02



Possible Herceptin side effects in female

Reported by a physician from United States on 2011-10-25

Patient: female

Reactions: White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Hyperalbuminaemia, Hypotension, Lung Infection, Anaemia, Platelet Count Decreased, Myocardial Infarction, Neutrophil Count Decreased

Adverse event resulted in: hospitalization

Drug(s) suspected as cause:
Herceptin
    Dosage: over 90 min for 1 week
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-02-12

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 30 min for 12weeks

Herceptin
    Dosage: 3 weeks

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 60 min continued till 52 weeks from first prescription.

Cyclophosphamide
    Dosage: over 30 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Fluorouracil
    Dosage: on day 1 route ivp
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Epirubicin Hydrochloride
    Dosage: over 15 min on day 1
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2010-10-02

Herceptin
    Dosage: over 30 min during susequent 12 weeks

Herceptin
    Dosage: for 21 cycle

Paclitaxel
    Dosage: over 60 min weekly
    Indication: Breast Cancer
    Start date: 2009-02-12

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