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If you have advanced kidney cancer or soft tissue sarcoma, your healthcare provider may prescribe Votrient. This medication comes in the form of a tablet and is taken once a day on an empty stomach. It works by blocking certain enzymes in the body, which helps to slow down the growth of cancer cells. Common side effects include diarrhea, nausea, and changes in hair color.
What Is Votrient?
- Advanced renal cell carcinoma (kidney cancer)
- Soft tissue sarcoma, a cancer of the soft tissues of the body, such as muscles and fat.