Sunitinib (Sutent)


Imatinib-Resistant Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

  • xxxx

Renal Cell Carcinoma (see Renal Cancer)

  • xxxx


Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor



Dose Adjustment

Use in Pregnancy (see xxxx)

Use During Breast Feeding

Adverse Effects

Cardiovascular Adverse Effects

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) (see Congestive Heart Failure)

QT Prolongation without Definite Association with Torsade (see Torsade)

Pleural and Pericardial Effusion (see xxxx)

Dermatologic Adverse Effects

Chemotherapy-Induced Acral Erythema (Hand-Foot Syndrome, Palmar-Plantar Erythrodysesthesia) (see Chemotherapy-Induced Acral Erythema)

Gastrointestinal Adverse Effects

Acalculous Cholecystitis (see Acalculous Cholecystitis)

Neurologic Adverse Effects

Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES) (see Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome)

Pulmonary Adverse Effects

Acute Pneumonitis (see Pneumonia)

Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage (DAH) (see Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage)

Interstitial Pneumonia (see Interstitial Lung Disease)

Pleural and Pericardial Effusion (see xxxx)

Other Adverse Effects