This medication is used to treat certain types of brain cancer. It is a chemotherapy drug that works by slowing cancer cell growth. In some patients, temozolomide decreases the size of brain tumors.OTHER This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care pro
The capsules should be swallowed whole with plenty of water. They should not be opened or chewed. You should take the capsules at the same time every day on an empty stomach, either an hour before or an hour after food. It's important to make sure you take the capsules exactly as you have been directed by your doctor.