How should I take megestrol?

Megestrol tablets are usually taken several times a day. Megestrol liquid (suspension) is also usually taken several times a day. Concentrated megestrol liquid (Megace ES) is usually taken just once a day. If you use megestrol liquid or concentrated liquid, shake the container well before measuring out your dose.

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