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People who have certain types of cancer may receive 100 mg of CeeNU® (lomustine). This medicine comes as capsules that are usually taken as a single dose once every six weeks. CeeNU capsules come in three different strengths (10 mg, 40 mg, and 100 mg). However, your individual dosage will depend on a number of factors, such as:
 
  • Your height and weight
  • How you respond to and tolerate it
  • Other medications you are taking.
 
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.
 
(Click CeeNU for an in-depth look at various topics on this prescription chemotherapy drug, including specific uses, how it works, potential side effects, and safety precautions to review before beginning treatment.)
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