"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Lymphoseek (technetium Tc 99m tilmanocept) Injection, a radioactive diagnostic imaging agent that helps doctors locate lymph nodes in patients with breast cancer or melanoma who are undergoing "...
- Clinician Information:
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.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided by Cerner Multum, Inc. ('Multum') is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. Drug information contained herein may be time sensitive. Multum information has been compiled for use by healthcare practitioners and consumers in the United States and therefore Multum does not warrant that uses outside of the United States are appropriate, unless specifically indicated otherwise. Multum's drug information does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients or recommend therapy. Multum's drug information is an informational resource designed to assist licensed healthcare practitioners in caring for their patients and/or to serve consumers viewing this service as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners. The absence of a warning for a given drug or drug combination in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug or drug combination is safe, effective or appropriate for any given patient. Multum does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of information Multum provides. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the drugs you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse or pharmacist.
Copyright 1996-2010 Cerner Multum, Inc. Version: 1.01. Revision date: 12/19/2007.
Your use of the content provided in this service indicates that you have read,understood and agree to the End-User License Agreement,which can be accessed by clicking on this link.
Additional Mircera Information
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Get the latest treatment options.