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Crizotinib

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
 
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure
  • Heart problems, such as congestive heart failure
  • A heart condition known as QT prolongation or long QT syndrome
  • An abnormal heartbeat
  • Ever been told you have electrolyte abnormalities (high or low blood salts, such as sodium, potassium, and magnesium)
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Crizotinib to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Crizotinib

The dose of crizotinib your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on how well you tolerate the medication. As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Crizotinib Dosage for more information.)
 
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Crizotinib Drug Information

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