Active ingredients: temozolomide
What it is used for
Temozolomide is indicated for the treatment of:,- patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme concomitantly with radiotherapy and then as adjuvant treatment. - recurrence of anaplastic astrocytoma and glioblastoma multiforme following standard therapy.,Temozolomide is also indicated as a first-line treatment for patients with advanced metastatic malignant melanoma.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Store in Original Container
- Lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
20 mg capsules (rich yellow opaque, size 1) marked with black imprint TMZ 20 mg
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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For the active ingredient temozolomide
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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