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Prepidil Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- What are the possible side effects of dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- What is the most important information I should know about dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before receiving dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- How is dinoprostone topical given (Prepidil)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Prepidil)?
- What happens if I overdose (Prepidil)?
- What should I avoid after receiving dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- What other drugs will affect dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Prepidil)?
Since dinoprostone topical is given by a healthcare professional, you are not likely to miss a dose.
What happens if I overdose (Prepidil)?
Tell your caregivers right away if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include increased contractions or more intense labor pains.
What should I avoid after receiving dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect dinoprostone topical (Prepidil)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with dinoprostone topical. 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 dinoprostone topical
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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