FAQs ABOUT TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE
Q: What TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE is used for?
A: TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE is used for specific forms of brain tumors in adults with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme which is used first together with radiotherapy as a concomitant phase of therapy and then used alone as a monotherapy. It is also used in children (above 3 years) and adults to treat malignant glioma, such as glioblastoma multiforme or anaplastic astrocytoma if they return or get worse after standard treatment.
Q: How should TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE be taken?
A: Take TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE as advised by your physician. Swallow TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE with a glass of water and do not chew or crush the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: What are the side effects of TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE?
A: The most common symptoms of taking TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE are loss of appetite, difficulty while speaking, headache, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, and constipation. Consult and inform your doctor if any of these symptoms gets worse.
Q: What happens if you forget to take TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE?
A: If you forget to take TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE at the usual time, take your dose as soon as possible and then continue with your medication at the usual times. Avoid taking a double dose to make up for forgotten individual doses. Consult and inform your doctor before taking TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE if you have queries on the missed dose.
Q: Is TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE safe to use in children?
A: TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE is not recommended for use in children below 3 years of age. There is limited information in patients over 3 years of age who have taken TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE. Consult your doctor before taking TEMOREL 20 CAPSULE.