Generic name: vismodegib 150mg
Dosage form: capsule
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 6, 2020.
Important Safety Information
The recommended dosage of ERIVEDGE is 150 mg taken orally once daily, with or without food, until disease progression or until unacceptable toxicity.
Swallow capsules whole. Do not open or crush capsules.
If a dose of ERIVEDGE is missed, resume dosing with the next scheduled dose.
Dosage Modifications for Adverse Reactions
Withhold ERIVEDGE for up to 8 weeks for intolerable adverse reactions until improvement or resolution. Treatment durations shorter than 8 weeks prior to interruptions have not been studied.
Permanently discontinue ERIVEDGE if patients experience severe cutaneous adverse reactions (SCARs) including Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), or drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) [see Warnings and Precautions (5.2)].
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
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