- Low red and white blood cell counts, and low platelet count
- Hand-and-foot syndrome
- Mouth sores
- Nausea and vomiting
- Allergic reactions
- Heart failure (weakening of the heart muscle)
Be sure to tell your doctor about any medicines you are taking, including vitamins, herbal supplements and over-the counter-medicines, to make sure they will not interfere with your chemotherapy treatment.
Liposomal doxorubicin can rarely cause damage to the heart muscle that may lead to congestive heart failure, when the heart muscle weakens and doesn’t pump blood well. Let your doctor know if you have a history of heart problems.