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Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medicine if you have:
 
  • Heart disease, such as heart failure or a heart problem known as congenital long QT syndrome
  • An abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • A history of an abnormal electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Electrolyte imbalances in your blood, such as low or high calcium, sodium, potassium, or magnesium
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Osteoporosis
  • 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 Degarelix to learn more, including information on who should not receive the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Degarelix

There is only one standard dosage of this medication, regardless of your age or weight.
 
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Degarelix Dosage for more information.)
 
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