Osimertinib is used to treat non-small cell lung cancer that has spread to other parts of the body.Your doctor will check for a gene mutation before starting you on this.
Please see your healthcare professional immediately if any of the following occur:
Inform your healthcare professional if:
Avoid taking grapefruit when you are taking this medication as grapefruit may interact with your medication and increase the risk of side-effects.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However if it is less than 12 hours to your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses at the same time.
Pack Osimertinib into a bag and bring it back to the pharmacy where you received it from.
You may refer to the following website if you need more information: https://www.macmillan.org.uk/
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