Novantrone

Side Effects


Very common (> 10%)



  • Bone marrow suppression

  • Transient ECG changes

  • Nausea and vomiting

  • Mucositis

  • Diarrhea

  • Abdominal pain

  • Loss of appetite

  • Hair loss

  • Neurological symptoms such as anxiety, confusion, drowsiness and paresthesias


Frequently (1-10%)



  • Allergic reactions

  • Weakness

  • Fever

  • Cardiac arrhythmias and heart failure

  • Shortness of breath

  • Elevated liver enzymes


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