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How long xeloda (capecitabine) stays in the body?

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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Hematology and Oncology 31 years experience
Varies: This varies among different patients. Half of the active drug is eliminated in approx 45 minutes from thebody- however, some drug levels are present in body tissues for many days.
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