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Breast cancer: how to reduce stomatitis risk with everolimus

Deepa Koli   |   Clinical Summary   |   11 January 2023
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Use of the mTOR inhibitor everolimus in the treatment of postmenopausal HR+/HER2– metastatic breast cancer can be hampered by the development of stomatitis/mouth ulcers, which can lead to dose reductions and treatment discontinuation.

A new approach of slowly escalating the dose of everolimus reduces the risk of this adverse event, says a group of...

          

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