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Dosing Information

The dose of everolimus your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • The reason you are using the medicine
  • How you respond to it
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Everolimus Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

Everolimus may react with a number of other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Everolimus).

What If I Take an Overdose?

At this time, it is not clear exactly what to expect from an overdose with everolimus. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on this or any other drug.
(Click Everolimus Overdose for more information.)

What If I Forget a Dose?

If you forget to take a dose of everolimus and less than six hours have passed since you were supposed to take it, take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it has been more than six hours, however, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Storage Information

Store this medicine at room temperature, away from light and moisture. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Afinitor and Generic Zortress).
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