Treating patients with advanced renal cancer. It is also used to treat patients with certain types of advanced soft tissue cancer who have received chemotherapy in the past. It can also be used for other conditions set by your doctor. Votrient (pazopanib) is a tyrosine kinase inhibitor. It works by preventing the growth of cancer cells.
Do you manage:
Use Votrient (pazopanib) as directed by your doctor. Check the drug label for the exact dosage instructions.
Votrient (pazopanib) comes with an additional patient information file called a medication guide. Read it carefully. Read it again, every time Votrient (pazopanib) refills.
Do-Votrient (pazopanib) through the mouth on the empty stomach at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.
Swallow Votrient (pazopanib) whole. Do not break, crush or chew before swallowing.
Do not eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while using Votrient (pazopanib).
If you miss a dose of Votrient (pazopanib), take it as soon as possible. If there is less than 12 hours before the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to the regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Ask your health care provider about any questions you might have regarding how to use Votrient (pazopanib).