What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose with this medication may cause a variety of symptoms, some of which can be serious. It is important to seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on Gleevec or any other medication.
(Click Gleevec Overdose for more information.)

How Should Gleevec Be Stored?

Gleevec should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture. 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 miss your Gleevec dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, however, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Available Strengths

Gleevec tablets are available in the following strengths:
  • Gleevec 100 mg
  • Gleevec 400 mg.

Can I Buy Generic Gleevec?

This medication is not yet available in generic form (see Generic Gleevec for more information).
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Gleevec Medication Information

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