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Ibrutinib

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Imbruvica® Cancer-related

Ibrutinib - Dosage and How to Use

How should Ibrutinib be used?

 It is a capsule, taken by mouth once daily and swallowed whole with water. Take at around the same time each day, with or without food. Take the exact number of capsules instructed by your doctor.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Ibrutinib, take it as soon as you can on the same day and return to your usual dosing time the next day. Do not double dose to make up for a missed dose.  

What should I do if I overdose?

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

Ibrutinib - Additional Information

  • Updated on Thursday, February 28, 2019
  • Article contributed by Department of Pharmacy National Cancer Centre Singapore

    The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth

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