Warnings:

This medication may lower your ability to fight infections. This may make you more likely to get a serious (rarely fatal) infection or make any infection you have worse. Get medical help right away if you have any signs of infection (such as sore throat that doesn't go away, fever, swollen lymph nodes, chills, cough).

This medication has caused serious (even fatal) bowel problems (such as diarrhea, colitis). Tell your doctor right away if you have new or worsening diarrhea, or stool with blood/mucus.

Duvelisib can commonly cause a rash that is usually not serious. However, you may not be able to tell it apart from a rare rash that could be a sign of a severe reaction. Tell your doctor right away if you develop any rash.

This medication can cause serious (even fatal) inflammation of your lungs. Tell your doctor right away if you develop new or worsening cough or trouble breathing.

Uses

This medication is used to treat certain types of cancer (such as chronic lymphocytic leukemia, small lymphocytic lymphoma, follicular lymphoma). Duvelisib belongs to a class of drugs known as kinase inhibitors. It works by slowing or stopping the growth of cancer cells.

How to use Copiktra

Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start taking duvelisib and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Take this medication by mouth with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually 2 times daily. Swallow the capsules whole. Do not open, break, or chew the capsules.

The dosage is based on your medical condition, response to treatment, and other medications you may be taking. Be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products).

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same times each day.

Do not increase your dose or use this drug more often or for longer than prescribed. Your condition will not improve any faster, and your risk of serious side effects will increase. Your doctor may direct you to temporarily stop or reduce your dose if you have side effects. Your doctor may also prescribe other medications to help prevent certain serious side effects. Carefully follow your doctor's directions for all your medications.

Since this drug can be absorbed through the skin and lungs and may harm an unborn baby, women who are pregnant or who may become pregnant should not handle this medication or breathe the dust from the capsules.

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