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Take LENVIMA capsules exactly as prescribed by your doctor
  • Your doctor will tell you how much LENVIMA to take and when to take it
  • It’s important that you take this medication exactly how your doctor prescribes
  • Your doctor may make changes to the way you take LENVIMA. For example:
    • The number of LENVIMA capsules your doctor prescribes may be reduced during your treatment
    • Your treatment may be stopped for a period of time
    • Your treatment may be stopped completely if you have certain side effects
  • Your doctor will determine how many capsules you’ll take depending on your body weight. Your starting dose could be two or three 4-mg capsules a day. If you weigh 60 kilograms (132 pounds) and above, your doctor may start you on 3 LENVIMA capsules a day. If you weigh less than 60 kilograms (132 pounds), your doctor may start you on 2 LENVIMA capsules a day
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LENVIMA can be taken with or without food
You can take LENVIMA with or without a meal, so choose a convenient time that works best for you. It should be taken around the same time each day.
What if you can’t swallow LENVIMA whole?
If you can’t swallow your daily dose of LENVIMA capsules, follow these steps:
  1. Put about 1 tablespoon of water or apple juice in a small glass
  2. Put your prescribed dose of LENVIMA capsules into the glass, but don’t break or crush them
  3. Leave the capsules in the liquid for at least 10 minutes
  4. Stir the contents of the glass for at least 3 minutes, then drink the mixture
  5. Add 2 more tablespoons of water or apple juice to the glass to make sure you get any leftover LENVIMA mixture, then swallow this liquid
LENVIMA should be taken once a day, at the same time
Set a reminder to take the same amount of LENVIMA your doctor prescribes once a day at the same time. For example, you may want to take your LENVIMA capsules every morning as soon as you wake up or each evening before you go to sleep. The important thing is that you take it at the same time each day, every day, until your doctor decides to make a change.

What if you miss a dose?
  • If it has been no more than 12 hours since you missed your dose of LENVIMA, take it as soon as you remember
  • However, if you missed your dose more than 12 hours ago, skip the missed dose. Take your next dose at the regular time
What if you think you’ve taken too much LENVIMA?
If you think you’ve taken more LENVIMA capsules than you should have, please:
  • Call your doctor right away OR
  • Go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away
How should you store or keep your LENVIMA?
It’s important that you store your LENVIMA (and all medicines) in a safe place away from children. A steady room temperature between 68˚F–77˚F (20˚C–25˚C) is best.

Do not use LENVIMA in any way other than how your doctor has prescribed it.

Do not use LENVIMA for any condition other than the one for which it was prescribed. Do not give LENVIMA to other people, even if they have the same symptoms you have, because it could harm them. If you want additional information about LENVIMA, you can ask your doctor or pharmacist.

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What is LENVIMA?

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


What is LENVIMA?

  • LENVIMA is used by itself as the first treatment for a type of liver cancer called hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) when it cannot be removed by surgery

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

Important Safety Information

LENVIMA may cause serious side effects, including:

  • high blood pressure (hypertension): High blood pressure is a common side effect of LENVIMA and can be serious. Your blood pressure should be well controlled before you start taking LENVIMA. Your healthcare provider should check your blood pressure regularly during treatment with LENVIMA. If you develop blood pressure problems, your healthcare provider may prescribe medicine to treat your high blood pressure