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Gris Peg Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- What are the possible side effects of griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- What is the most important information I should know about griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- How should I take griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Gris Peg)?
- What happens if I overdose (Gris Peg)?
- What should I avoid while taking griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- What other drugs will affect griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Gris Peg)?
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 (Gris Peg)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while taking griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
Avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Griseofulvin can make you sunburn more easily. Wear protective clothing and use sunscreen (SPF 30 or higher) when you are outdoors.
Drinking alcohol can increase certain side effects of griseofulvin.
What other drugs will affect griseofulvin (Gris Peg)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- birth control pills;
- a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven);
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with griseofulvin. 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 griseofulvin.
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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