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What is Xtandi?

Xtandi (enzalutamide) is a prescription medication used to treat metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer for those who have already tried another medication, docetaxel. The FDA approved this drug on August 31, 2012.

Xtandi comes in 40 milligram (mg) tablets. Your doctor will most likely tell you to take four 40 mg capsules once daily. Swallow the capsules whole. Do not dissolve, chew or open the capsules. You can take Xtandi with or without food.

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