Learn what to expect while taking KEYTRUDA FOR ADVANCED MELANOMA

Because everyone’s experience with KEYTRUDA may be different, it’s important for you and your doctor to keep track of how you’re responding to treatment.

Your doctor will monitor your treatment with KEYTRUDA using:

  • Blood Tests

    Blood tests

    Your doctor will do blood tests to check you for side effects. If you experience any symptom or side effect, it’s important to get medical treatment right away. This may help keep problems from becoming more serious.
  • Scans and X-rays

    Scans and x-rays

    Your doctor will keep track of how you are responding to treatment through periodic scans and x-rays.
  • Additional Medicines

    Additional medicines

    Your doctor may treat you with corticosteroid or hormone replacement medicines. Your doctor may also need to delay or completely stop treatment with KEYTRUDA if you have severe side effects.

If you miss any appointments, call your doctor as soon as possible to reschedule your appointment.