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A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine in a medical facility. It is given through a needle placed into one of your veins. The medicine must be given slowly, so the needle will have to remain for at least 20 minutes.
This medicine is usually given on the first day of your chemotherapy along with other medicines. Fosaprepitant is not for long-term use, but you may need to use this medicine again if you have more chemotherapy in the future.
This medicine comes with a patient information insert. Read and follow the instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have concerns.