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Ellence is a medicine that is licensed to treat breast cancer. The drug, which is available by prescription and given through an IV, is usually used in combination with other chemotherapy medications to help kill cancer cells. The most common side effects seen with this medication include nausea and vomiting, hair loss, and leukopenia.
- Ellence is given through an IV.
- Most people receive their injection at their healthcare provider's office, a hospital, or at an "infusion center."
- For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed. It will not work as well if you stop taking it before your healthcare provider recommends.