This page contains brief information about pazopanib hydrochloride and a collection of links to more information about the use of this drug, research results, and ongoing clinical trials.
FDA label information for this drug is available at DailyMed.
Use in Cancer
Pazopanib hydrochloride is approved to treat adults with:
- Renal cell carcinoma (a type of kidney cancer) that is advanced.
- Soft tissue sarcoma that is advanced. It is used in patients who have already been treated with chemotherapy.
Pazopanib hydrochloride is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer.
More About Pazopanib Hydrochloride
Definition from the NCI Drug Dictionary - Detailed scientific definition and other names for this drug.
MedlinePlus Information on Pazopanib Hydrochloride - A lay language summary of important information about this drug that may include the following:
- warnings about this drug,
- what this drug is used for and how it is used,
- what you should tell your doctor before using this drug,
- what you should know about this drug before using it,
- other drugs that may interact with this drug, and
- possible side effects.
Drugs are often studied to find out if they can help treat or prevent conditions other than the ones they are approved for. This patient information sheet applies only to approved uses of the drug. However, much of the information may also apply to unapproved uses that are being studied.
Research Results and Related Resources
Pazopanib Shows Promise for Children, Adults with Soft Tissue Sarcomas
Clinical Trials Accepting Patients
Find Clinical Trials for Pazopanib Hydrochloride - Check for trials from NCI's list of cancer clinical trials now accepting patients.