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Brigatinib

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase (ALK) Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Alunbrig Adult, Cancer-related

Brigatinib - Dosage and How to Use

How should Brigatinib be used?

  • ​Take Brigatinib once a day
  • You can take it with or without food
  • Take the exact dose that your doctor tells you to
    • You will usually be started on a lower dose for the first seven days of treatment before being given an increased dose
  • Do not break or crush the tablet. Swallow the tablet whole.
    • Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you have difficulty swallowing

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you forget to take a dose, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses at the same time to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Brigatinib - Additional Information

  • Tags: Brigatinib
  • Updated on Monday, August 31, 2020
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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