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Merrem I.V. Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- What are the possible side effects of meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- What is the most important information I should know about meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- How should I take meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Merrem I.V.)?
- What happens if I overdose (Merrem I.V.)?
- What should I avoid while taking meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- What other drugs will affect meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Merrem I.V.)?
Since meropenem is usually administered by a healthcare provider, missing a dose is not likely to occur.
What happens if I overdose (Merrem I.V.)?
Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose of meropenem is suspected.
Symptoms of a meropenem overdose are not known.
What should I avoid while taking meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
There are no restrictions on food, beverages, or activities during treatment with meropenem unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What other drugs will affect meropenem (Merrem I.V.)?
Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking meropenem if you are taking any other prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about meropenem 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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