Prostin VR Pediatric
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Prostin VR Pediatric
Prostin VR Pediatric
- Clinician Information:
Prostin VR Pediatric Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What are the possible side effects of alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What is the most important information I should know about alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- How should I use alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What happens if I overdose (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What should I avoid while using alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- What other drugs will affect alprostadil (Prostin VR Pediatric)?
- Where can I get more information?
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:
- 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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Additional Prostin VR Pediatric Information
- Prostin VR Pediatric Drug Interactions Center: alprostadil inj
- Prostin VR Pediatric Side Effects Center
- Prostin VR Pediatric FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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