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Berinert Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- What are the possible side effects of complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- What is the most important information I should know about complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before using complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- How should I use complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Berinert)?
- What happens if I overdose (Berinert)?
- What should I avoid while using complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- What other drugs will affect complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Berinert)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Berinert)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include sudden headache, numbness, weakness, or problems with your speech, vision, or balance.
What should I avoid while using complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while you are using complement C1 esterase inhibitor.
What other drugs will affect complement C1 esterase inhibitor (Berinert)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with this medication. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about complement C1 esterase inhibitor.
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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Additional Berinert Information
- Berinert Drug Interactions Center: c1 esterase inhibitor iv
- Berinert Side Effects Center
- Berinert FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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