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Optiray Injection Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- What are the possible side effects of ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- What is the most important information I should know about ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before receiving ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- How is ioversol used (Optiray Injection)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Optiray Injection)?
- What happens if I overdose (Optiray Injection)?
- What should I avoid while receiving ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- What other drugs will affect ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Optiray Injection)?
Since ioversol is used only during your radiologic test, you will not be on a dosing schedule.
What happens if I overdose (Optiray Injection)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have received too much of this medicine. Symptoms of an ioversol overdose may include chest pain, trouble breathing, and slow or uneven heartbeats.
What should I avoid while receiving ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
Do not allow yourself to become dehydrated during the first few days after receiving ioversol. Call your doctor if you have any vomiting or diarrhea during this time. Follow your doctor's instructions about the types and amount of fluids you should drink.
What other drugs will affect ioversol (Optiray Injection)?
There may be other drugs that can affect ioversol. 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 has more information about ioversol 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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