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Abiraterone - Dosage and How to Use

How should Abiraterone be used?

​It is a tablet taken by mouth, once daily on an empty stomach i.e. either 1 hour before or 2 hours after food. You may take it with a glass of water or juice.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

​If you miss a dose of Abiraterone, skip the missed dose and go back to your usual dosing time. Do not make up for the missed dose by taking 2 doses at once.

What should I do if I overdose?

If you overdose on this medicine, inform your doctor immediately.

Abiraterone - Additional Information

  • Updated on Thursday, January 14, 2021
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore, Singapore General Hospital

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