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Prostin VR Pediatric

Prostin VR Pediatric Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose

What happens if I miss a dose (Prostin VR Pediatric)?

Since alprostadil is used as needed, you will not be on a dosing schedule.

What happens if I overdose (Prostin VR Pediatric)?

Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medication. Overdose symptoms may include feeling light-headed, fainting, or having a painful or prolonged erection lasting 4 hours or longer.

What should I avoid while using alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?

Alprostadil can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.

What other drugs will affect alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?

Before using alprostadil, tell your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:

  • nitroglycerin;
  • hydralazine (BiDil); or
  • a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin), heparin, dalteparin (Fragmin), danaparoid (Orgaran), or enoxaparin (Lovenox).

This list is not complete and here may be other drugs that can interact with alprostadil. 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 pharmacist can provide more information about alprostadil.


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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