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After undergoing treatment with Yttrium-90 microspheres, the patient should follow a number of recommendations to feel better and avoid complications.
As a precautionary measure, the patient might receive additional medication such as analgesics, anti-inflammatory drugs and drugs for nausea and ulcers to prevent or reduce adverse effects as much as possible.
A special diet is not necessary, but good bathing hygiene is important. Women of childbearing age should avoid getting pregnant during the two months after treatment. Nursing mothers should not breastfeed their baby during the two weeks following the treatment.