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Natrecor Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- What are the possible side effects of nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- What is the most important information I should know about nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before receiving nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- How is nesiritide given (Natrecor)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Natrecor)?
- What happens if I overdose (Natrecor)?
- What should I avoid while receiving nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- What other drugs will affect nesiritide (Natrecor)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Natrecor)?
Since this medication is given for only a short time while you are in a hospital or clinic setting, it is not likely that you will miss a dose.
What happens if I overdose (Natrecor)?
Tell your doctor right away or seek emergency medical attention if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include feeling light-headed or fainting.
What should I avoid while receiving nesiritide (Natrecor)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect nesiritide (Natrecor)?
Before receiving nesiritide, tell your doctor if you are using any blood pressure medications (to treat hypertension).
There may be other drugs that can interact with nesiritide. 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 doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about nesiritide.
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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