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What is Erivedge used for?

This medication is used to treat adults with a certain type of skin cancer (basal cell carcinoma).




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Erivedge Frequently Asked Questions

Vismodegib must not be used during pregnancy because it may cause serious harm (possibly death) to an unborn baby. Women of childbearing age must have a negative pregnancy test within 7 days before starting this medication. They must also use a reliable form of birth control before starting vismodegib, while taking it, and for 2 years after the last dose of vismodegib.

Vismodegib passes into semen. Men taking vismodegib, even men who have had a vasectomy, must use condoms with spermicide during sex with women who are pregnant or of childbearing age, both during treatment with vismodegib and for 3 months after the last dose of this medication. Men should also not donate sperm during this time.

If you or your partner become pregnant or think you may be pregnant, tell your doctor right away.

IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.

Erivedge Dosage and Form Information

150 Mg