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Mircera Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- What are the possible side effects of epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- What is the most important information I should know about epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- How should I use epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Mircera)?
- What happens if I overdose (Mircera)?
- What should I avoid while using epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- What other drugs will affect epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Mircera)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to use the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss more than one dose.
What happens if I overdose (Mircera)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include chest pain, trouble breathing, sudden numbness or weakness, confusion, problems with speech or vision, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, or fainting.
What should I avoid while using epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while you are using this medication.
What other drugs will affect epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol (Mircera)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about epoetin beta-methoxy polyethylene glycol.
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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