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Aloxi Capsules Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What are the possible side effects of palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What is the most important information I should know about palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before taking palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- How should I take palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What happens if I overdose (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What should I avoid while taking palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- What other drugs will affect palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Aloxi Capsules)?
Tell your doctor if you forget to take your dose within 1 hour before chemotherapy. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Aloxi Capsules)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
An overdose of palonosetron is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while taking palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect palonosetron (Aloxi Capsules)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with palonosetron. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about palonosetron.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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