"A new state-of-the-art facility dedicated to pediatric cardiac imaging and intervention, co-established by the National Institutes of Health and Children's National Medical Center, was opened with a special dedication ceremony today. The new faci"...
Primacor IV Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- What are the possible side effects of milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- What is the most important information I should know about milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before I receive milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- How is milrinone given (Primacor IV)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Primacor IV)?
- What happens if I overdose (Primacor IV)?
- What should I avoid after receiving milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- What other drugs will affect milrinone (Primacor IV)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Primacor IV)?
Since milrinone is given by a healthcare professional, you are not likely to miss a dose.
What happens if I overdose (Primacor IV)?
Tell your caregivers right away if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
Overdose can cause severe dizziness or fainting.
What should I avoid after receiving milrinone (Primacor IV)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity after your treatment with milrinone.
What other drugs will affect milrinone (Primacor IV)?
Tell your doctor about all other medications you use, especially:
- digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps); or
- diuretic (water pill).
This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with milrinone. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. 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 milrinone.
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 1996-2013 Cerner Multum, Inc. Version: 2.04. Revision date: 12/15/2010.
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 Primacor IV Information
- Primacor IV Drug Interactions Center: milrinone iv
- Primacor IV Side Effects Center
- Primacor IV FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
Get the latest treatment options.