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Bal in Oil Ampules Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose

What happens if I miss a dose (Bal in Oil Ampules)?

Since dimercaprol is given as needed by a healthcare professional, it is not likely that you will miss a dose.

What happens if I overdose (Bal in Oil Ampules)?

Tell your caregivers right away if you think you have received too much of this medicine.

Overdose symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, extreme drowsiness, or seizure (convulsions).

What should I avoid after receiving dimercaprol (Bal in Oil Ampules)?

Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity after you are treated with dimercaprol.

What other drugs will affect dimercaprol (Bal in Oil Ampules)?

There may be other drugs that can interact with dimercaprol. Tell your doctor about all prescription and over-the-counter medications you have recently used, including vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors.

Where can I get more information?

Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about dimercaprol.


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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