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Oforta Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is fludarabine (Oforta)?
- What are the possible side effects of fludarabine (Oforta)?
- What is the most important information I should know about fludarabine (Oforta)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before I take fludarabine (Oforta)?
- How should I take fludarabine (Oforta)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Oforta)?
- What happens if I overdose (Oforta)?
- What should I avoid while taking fludarabine (Oforta)?
- What other drugs will affect fludarabine (Oforta)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Oforta)?
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 (Oforta)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include fever, chills, flu symptoms, mouth sores, easy bruising or bleeding, purple or red spots under your skin, behavior changes, and vision loss.
What should I avoid while taking fludarabine (Oforta)?
Avoid being near people who are sick or have infections. Tell your doctor at once if you develop signs of infection.
Avoid activities that increase your risk of bleeding or injury. Brush your teeth gently and use extra care while shaving.
If you have a fever, avoid taking any fever medication without first asking your doctor.
What other drugs will affect fludarabine (Oforta)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with fludarabine. 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 fludarabine.
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 Oforta Information
- Oforta Drug Interactions Center: fludarabine oral
- Oforta Side Effects Center
- Oforta Overview including Precautions
- Oforta FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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