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General Information on Taking Erlotinib

Some considerations to keep in mind during treatment with erlotinib include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in tablet form. It is normally taken by mouth once a day.
  • Erlotinib should be taken on an empty stomach at least one hour before or two hours after food.
  • Do not drink grapefruit juice or eat grapefruit while taking this medicine.
  • Try to take your dose at the same time each day to keep an even level of the drug in your bloodstream.
  • For erlotinib to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed.
  • If you are unsure about anything related to dosing with erlotinib, please talk with your healthcare provider, nurse, or pharmacist.
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Erlotinib Medication Information

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