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Facts on Drugs Used in Chemotherapy

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Active substance: Bevacizumab
Manufacturer: Genentech (USA) / Roche (Worldwide)

Extract from the prescribing information:

"AVASTIN administration can result in the development of gastrointestinal 8 perforation, in some instances resulting in fatality."

The above has been extracted from the Avastin prescribing information on the Genentech webpages.