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Campral Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is acamprosate (Campral)?
- What are the possible side effects of acamprosate (Campral)?
- What is the most important information I should know about acamprosate (Campral)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking acamprosate (Campral)?
- How should I take acamprosate (Campral)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Campral)?
- What happens if I overdose (Campral)?
- What should I avoid while taking acamprosate (Campral)?
- What other drugs will affect acamprosate (Campral)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Campral)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Campral)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Overdose can cause diarrhea but is not expected to produce serious side effects.
What should I avoid while taking acamprosate (Campral)?
Acamprosate can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
What other drugs will affect acamprosate (Campral)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with acamprosate. 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 acamprosate.
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 Campral Information
- Campral Drug Interactions Center: acamprosate oral
- Campral Side Effects Center
- Campral Overview including Precautions
- Campral FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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