Previously Treated CLL/SLL

DOSING INSTRUCTIONS

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DO
  • Drink plenty of water (6-8 glasses) every day when taking VENCLEXTA
  • Take VENCLEXTA with a meal and water around the same time of day every day
  • Plan to have a conversation with your healthcare provider about all medications you take and any conditions you may have before taking VENCLEXTA
  • Take VENCLEXTA exactly as your healthcare provider tells you to take it
DON’T
  • Don't start taking VENCLEXTA until you have reviewed the instructions with your doctor
  • Don't crush, chew, or break the tablets. Be sure to swallow them whole
  • Don't drink grapefruit juice or eat grapefruit, Seville oranges (often used in marmalades), or starfruit, as these may increase the amount of VENCLEXTA in your blood
  • Don't take an additional dose if you vomit after taking VENCLEXTA. Take the next dose at the usual time the next day

Following your dosing schedule is important.

The VENCLEXTA regimen is designed to be completed in 12 months for previously untreated patients and about 24 months for previously treated patients

What if I miss a dose?

Graphic describing what to do within 8 hours if a VENCLEXTA dose is missed

Less than 8 hours after the time you usually take it

  • Take the missed dose as soon as possible, and
  • Take your next dose the following day as usual
Graphic describing what to do after 8 hours if a VENCLEXTA dose is missed

MORE than 8 hours after the time you usually take it

  • DO NOT take the missed dose, and
  • Take the next dose at your usual time

VENCLEXTA CALENDAR

Download the VENCLEXTA calendar

It is not known if VENCLEXTA is safe and effective in children.

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