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How to take GILOTRIF

  • Take GILOTRIF exactly as your doctor tells you to take it.
  • Your doctor will tell you how many GILOTRIF tablets to take and when to take them. Do not change your dose or stop GILOTRIF unless your doctor tells you to.
  • Take GILOTRIF on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before a meal or 2 hours after a meal.
  • If you miss a dose of GILOTRIF, take it as soon as you remember. If it is within 12 hours of your next dose, skip the dose and just take your next dose at your regular time.
  • Do not take 2 doses of GILOTRIF at the same time.
  • If you take too much GILOTRIF, call your doctor or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away.

Take without food

Take GILOTRIF on an empty stomach at least 1 hour before a meal or 2 hours after a meal. GILOTRIF may not be absorbed by your body properly if taken too close to eating. It’s important to take GILOTRIF at the same time every day, making it part of your daily routine.

What to avoid while taking GILOTRIF

Limit your time in the sun. GILOTRIF can make your skin sensitive to the sun. You could get or have worsening rash or acne. You could get a severe sunburn. Use sunscreen and wear a hat and clothes that cover your skin while you are taking GILOTRIF if you have to be in sunlight.

DOs AND DON’Ts of taking GILOTRIF

What to do if you forget a tablet

  • If you miss a dose of GILOTRIF, take it as soon as you remember. If it’s within 12 hours of your next dose, skip the dose and just take your next dose at your regular time
  • Do not take 2 doses of GILOTRIF at the same time

Remember, do not take GILOTRIF with food.

What to do if you take too much GILOTRIF

  • If you take too much GILOTRIF, call your doctor or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away

How to store GILOTRIF

  • Store GILOTRIF at room temperature between 68oF to 77oF (20oC to 25oC).
  • Keep GILOTRIF in the original container and keep the container tightly closed.
  • Keep GILOTRIF away from moisture and light.
  • Safely throw away (discard) any GILOTRIF that is out of date or no longer needed.