Zelboraf should be stored at room temperature, in the original container with the lid tightly closed. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you forget a dose of Zelboraf, simply take the missed dose as soon as you remember, unless it is less than four hours until your next scheduled dose. In this case, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take two doses of this medication at the same time to make up for a missed dose.
Zelboraf tablets are available in one strength: Zelboraf 240 mg.
Can I Buy Generic Zelboraf?
This medication is not currently available in generic form (see Generic Zelboraf for more information).
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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