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Fabrazyme Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- What are the possible side effects of agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- What is the most important information I should know about agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before using agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- How should I use agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Fabrazyme)?
- What happens if I overdose (Fabrazyme)?
- What should I avoid while taking agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- What other drugs will affect agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Fabrazyme)?
Contact your doctor if you miss a dose of agalsidase beta.
What happens if I overdose (Fabrazyme)?
Contact your doctor, a hospital emergency room, or a poison control center if an overdose is suspected.
Although symptoms of an agalsidase beta overdose are not known, an overdose is unlikely to threaten life.
What should I avoid while taking agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
There are no restrictions on food, beverages, or activity during treatment with agalsidase beta.
What other drugs will affect agalsidase beta (Fabrazyme)?
Agalsidase beta is not known to interact with other medications. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking other prescription or over-the-counter medications, including herbal products, during treatment with agalsidase beta.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has more information about agalsidase beta written for health professionals that you may read.
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 Fabrazyme Information
- Fabrazyme Drug Interactions Center: agalsidase beta iv
- Fabrazyme Side Effects Center
- Fabrazyme FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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