How can herceptin (trastuzumab) affect the heart?

Herceptin (trastuzumab) It can cause weakening of the heart muscle and heart failure. Read this for details about herceptin. Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/trastuzumab.

Related Questions

Can you tell me how herceptin (trastuzumab) affect the heart?

Heart failure. Most commonly (though still very uncommon) it can cause heart failure - most often reversible upon holding the drug. It has been demonstrated to be safely readministered in many patients.