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General Information on Using CeeNU

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with CeeNU include the following:
 
  • CeeNU comes in the form of a capsule. It is usually taken by mouth as a single dose about every six weeks.
 
  • You can take this medication with or without food. Taking it on an empty stomach may help reduce nausea and vomiting.
 
  • You may need to take different strengths of CeeNU capsules to make up your dose. Each strength comes as a different-colored capsule. Make sure you know exactly how many capsules of each strength to take.
 
  • This medication should be swallowed whole; do not open, break, or chew the capsules.
 
  • Your healthcare provider may give you other medicines to take before your CeeNU dose. Make sure you follow the directions for taking these other medicines.
 
  • You should wear gloves when handling the CeeNU capsules, and avoid getting the powder contained in the capsules on your skin, in your nose, or in your eyes. If contact does occur, which could happen if the capsules are accidentally opened or damaged, flush the area with water.
 
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be used as prescribed. CeeNU works best if taken on schedule. However, you may need to miss a dose due to side effects.
 
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your dosage of CeeNU, please talk with your healthcare provider or pharmacist.
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