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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Sutent, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Sutent side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Sutent.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Sutent side effects are:
Affecting Memory (6 reports)
Fluid Retension (6 reports)
Hypothyroidism (5 reports)
Diarrhea (3 reports)
High Blood Pressure (3 reports)
Even Water Taste Different (2 reports)
PALMAR-PLANTAR ERYTHRODYSAESTHESIA SYNDROME (1 reports)
All Body Hair Is White (1 reports)
Dementia (1 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Sutent side effects . You can also compare Sutent side effects or view FDA reports.

Sutent Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Sutent reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Sutent on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Off Label Use, Disease Progression, Lung Neoplasm Malignant
on Mar 06, 2014 Female from US , 41 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: off label use, disease progression, lung neoplasm malignant. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, 1x/day (daily).

Skin Reaction, Off Label Use
Patient was taking Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: skin reaction, off label use on Mar 06, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 68 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Qd X 4 Wks Off 2 Wks.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Furosemide (Unk)
  • Spironolactone (Unk)
  • Oxycodone (Unk)


Disease Progression, Hepatic Cancer, Off Label Use
Adverse event was reported on Mar 06, 2014 by a Male taking Sutent (Dosage: 25 Mg, Daily) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 65 years of age, After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: disease progression, hepatic cancer, off label use.

Product Quality Issue
on Mar 06, 2014 Female from US , 69 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: product quality issue. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Daily.


Fatigue, Speech Disorder, Dysarthria, Local Swelling, Swollen Tongue, Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
on Mar 31, 2014 Male from US , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: fatigue, speech disorder, dysarthria, local swelling, swollen tongue, superior vena cava syndrome. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, (x 4 Wks).
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Amlodipine Besylate (5 Mg, (take 1 Tablet Oral At Bedtime))
  • Aspirin (1 Df, Daily (take Tablet Oral Daily))
  • Atenolol (50 Mg, Daily)
  • Cyclobenzaprine Hcl (10 Mg, As Needed)
  • Diazepam (2 Mg, (take 1 Tablet Oral Twice Daily As Needed))
  • Duloxetine Hydrochloride (60 Mg, (take 1 Capsule Delayed Release Particles Oral Every Am))
  • Glipizide (10 Mg, Daily)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (25 Mg, Daily)


Cardiopulmonary Failure
Patient was taking Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: cardiopulmonary failure on Mar 14, 2014 from PK Additional patient health information: Male , 75 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 25 Mg, 1x/day, With Off Periods. Patient was hospitalized.

Cardiopulmonary Failure, Erythema
Adverse event was reported on Mar 17, 2014 by a Female taking Sutent (Dosage: 25 Mg, 2x/day, For 3 Months) was diagnosed with and. Location: PK , 40 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: cardiopulmonary failure, erythema. Patient was hospitalized.

Oral Pain, Off Label Use
on Mar 06, 2014 Female from US , 66 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: oral pain, off label use. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Cyclic ( Take 1 Daily 4 Wks On, 2 Wks Off).

Local Swelling, Pain In Extremity
on Mar 06, 2014 Female from US , 81 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: local swelling, pain in extremity. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Hypophagia, Depressed Mood, Asthenia, Thrombosis, Weight Decreased
Patient was taking Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: hypophagia, depressed mood, asthenia, thrombosis, weight decreased on Mar 06, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 52 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Cyclic (4 Weeks On And 2 Weeks Off).

Dyspepsia, Diarrhoea
Adverse event was reported on Mar 06, 2014 by a Male taking Sutent (Dosage: 50 Mg, Cyclic (28 Days On 14 Days Off)) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 51 years of age, Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: dyspepsia, diarrhoea.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Stomatitis, Dry Skin, Rash, Blood Pressure Increased
on Mar 06, 2014 Male from US , 65 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: stomatitis, dry skin, rash, blood pressure increased. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Cyclic Once Daily (4wks 2wks Off).
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Klonopin (Unk)
  • Verapamil (Unk)
  • Topiramate (Unk)
  • Omeprazole (Unk)
  • Vit D (Unk)
  • Fish Oil (Unk)
  • Lisinopril (Unk)


Hepatitis B, Liver Function Test Abnormal, Blood Glucose Increased, Hypertriglyceridaemia
on Mar 05, 2014 Male from TR , 48 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: hepatitis b, liver function test abnormal, blood glucose increased, hypertriglyceridaemia. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, 4/6 Weeks.

Pleural Effusion, Vomiting, Pain In Extremity, Nausea, Fatigue, Platelet Count Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Red Blood Cell Count Decreased
Patient was taking Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: pleural effusion, vomiting, pain in extremity, nausea, fatigue, platelet count decreased, white blood cell count decreased, red blood cell count decreased on Mar 24, 2014 from AR Additional patient health information: Male , 57 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Daily. Patient was hospitalized.

Disease Progression, Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
Adverse event was reported on Mar 10, 2014 by a Male taking Sutent (Dosage: 50 Mg, Daily) was diagnosed with and. Location: TR , 52 years of age, After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: disease progression, metastatic renal cell carcinoma.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Tooth Abscess
on Mar 20, 2014 Male from US , 75 years of age, weighting 213.8 lb, was treated with Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: tooth abscess. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Daily.
Associated medications used:
  • Norco (Unk, As Needed)
  • Metoprolol (50 Mg, Unk)
  • Lipitor (Unk)
  • Losartan (Unk)
  • Glimepiride (2 Mg, Unk)
  • Actos (30 Mg, Unk)
  • Lasix (Unk)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, 2x/day)


Ejection Fraction Decreased, Cardiac Failure, Oedema Peripheral, Dyspnoea, Sinus Tachycardia, Nausea
on Mar 04, 2014 Female from FR , 59 years of age, was treated with Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: ejection fraction decreased, cardiac failure, oedema peripheral, dyspnoea, sinus tachycardia, nausea. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Unk. Patient was hospitalized.

Skin Ulcer
Patient was taking Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: skin ulcer on Mar 04, 2014 from FR Additional patient health information: Female , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, 1x/day. Patient was hospitalized.

Respiratory Failure, Disease Progression, Renal Cell Carcinoma
Adverse event was reported on Mar 04, 2014 by a Male taking Sutent (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: CN , 51 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: respiratory failure, disease progression, renal cell carcinoma.

Respiratory Failure, Disease Progression, Renal Cell Carcinoma
on Mar 04, 2014 Male from CN , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: respiratory failure, disease progression, renal cell carcinoma. Sutent dosage: Unk.

Multi-organ Failure, Gastrointestinal Disorder
on Mar 04, 2014 Male from CN , 72 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: multi-organ failure, gastrointestinal disorder. Sutent dosage: N/A.

Anaemia, Asthenia, Stomatitis, Rash, Pain In Extremity, Skin Discolouration, Dry Mouth
Patient was taking Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: anaemia, asthenia, stomatitis, rash, pain in extremity, skin discolouration, dry mouth on Mar 13, 2014 from HU Additional patient health information: Male , 70 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sutent dosage: 37.5 Mg, 1x/day (2 Weeks Taking, 1 Week Break).

Dysgeusia, Diarrhoea, Fatigue, Stomatitis, Oral Pain, Oral Discomfort, Decreased Appetite, Dizziness, Musculoskeletal Pain
Adverse event was reported on Mar 04, 2014 by a Female taking Sutent (Dosage: 50 Mg) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 71 years of age, Patient felt the following Sutent side effects: dysgeusia, diarrhoea, fatigue, stomatitis, oral pain, oral discomfort, decreased appetite, dizziness, musculoskeletal pain.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Nausea, Drooling
on Mar 03, 2014 Male from US , 88 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. After Sutent was administered, patient encountered several Sutent side effects: nausea, drooling. Sutent dosage: 50 Mg, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Multi-organ Failure, Azotaemia
on Mar 05, 2014 Female from CN , 64 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sutent. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sutent side effects: multi-organ failure, azotaemia. Sutent dosage: N/A.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

Alternative SUTENT Names:SUNITINIB

Active Ingredient: SUNITINIB

Sutent Dosage, Warnings, Usage.

Side Effects reported to FDA: 10619

Sutent safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 3692

Reported hospitalizations: 4457

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