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Letairis Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- What are the possible side effects of ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- What is the most important information I should know about ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- How should I take ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Letairis)?
- What happens if I overdose (Letairis)?
- What should I avoid while using ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- What other drugs will affect ambrisentan (Letairis)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Letairis)?
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 (Letairis)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include feeling like you might pass out.
What should I avoid while using ambrisentan (Letairis)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect ambrisentan (Letairis)?
Before you take ambrisentan, tell your doctor if you are using cyclosporine (Sandimmune, Neoral, Gengraf).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with ambrisentan. 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 ambrisentan.
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 Letairis Information
- Letairis Drug Interactions Center: ambrisentan oral
- Letairis Side Effects Center
- Letairis Overview including Precautions
- Letairis FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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