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When and How to Take Pazopanib

Some general considerations to keep in mind during treatment with pazopanib include the following:
  • This medication comes in the form of a tablet. It is taken by mouth once a day.
  • You should take pazopanib on an empty stomach, one hour before or two hours after a meal.
  • Pazopanib should be swallowed whole. Do not crush, chew, or cut the tablets.
  • Avoid drinking grapefruit juice while taking this medication.
  • Try to take your dose at about the same time each day to keep an even level of the drug in your bloodstream. It will also help you remember to take it.
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be taken as prescribed.

Storage Information

Pazopanib should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Is There a Generic Version?

Pazopanib is not available in generic form at this time (see Generic Votrient).

Who Makes Pazopanib?

Pazopanib is made by GlaxoSmithKline.

Available Strengths

Pazopanib tablets are available in one strength: Pazopanib 200 mg.
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