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Firazyr Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is icatibant (Firazyr)?
- What are the possible side effects of icatibant (Firazyr)?
- What is the most important information I should know about icatibant (Firazyr)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before receiving icatibant (Firazyr)?
- How is icatibant given (Firazyr)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Firazyr)?
- What happens if I overdose (Firazyr)?
- What should I avoid after receiving icatibant (Firazyr)?
- What other drugs will affect icatibant (Firazyr)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Firazyr)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Firazyr)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include redness, itching, or feeling like you might pass out.
What should I avoid after receiving icatibant (Firazyr)?
This medication may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert.
What other drugs will affect icatibant (Firazyr)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially a heart or blood pressure medication such as:
- benazepril (Lotensin, Lotrel);
- captopril (Capoten, Capozide);
- enalapril (Vasotec, Vaseretic);
- fosinopril (Monopril);
- lisinopril (Prinivil, Prinzide, Zestril, Zestoretic)
- moexipril (Univasc, Uniretic);
- perindopril (Aceon);
- quinapril (Accupril, Accuretic);
- ramipril (Altace); or
- trandolapril (Mavik, Tarka).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with icatibant. 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 pharmacist can provide more information about icatibant.
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 Firazyr Information
- Firazyr Drug Interactions Center: icatibant subq
- Firazyr Side Effects Center
- Firazyr FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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