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Razadyne ER Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- What are the possible side effects of galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- What is the most important information I should know about galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- How should I take galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Razadyne ER)?
- What happens if I overdose (Razadyne ER)?
- What should I avoid while taking galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- What other drugs will affect galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Razadyne ER)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Razadyne ER)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include severe nausea, vomiting, stomach cramps, muscle weakness or spasm, watery eyes, drooling, increased urination or bowel movements, sweating, slow heart rate, feeling light-headed or fainting, and seizure (convulsions).
What should I avoid while taking galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
This medication may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert.
What other drugs will affect galantamine (Razadyne ER)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- donepezil (Aricept);
- erythromycin (E.E.S., EryPed, Ery-Tab, Erythrocin, Pediazole);
- ketoconazole (Nizoral);
- paroxetine (Paxil);
- rivastigmine (Exelon);
- atropine (Atreza, Sal-Tropine), belladonna (Donnatal, and others), benztropine (Cogentin), dimenhydrinate (Dramamine), methscopolamine (Pamine), or scopolamine (Transderm Scop);
- bladder or urinary medicines such as darifenacin (Enablex), flavoxate (Urispas), oxybutynin (Ditropan, Oxytrol), tolterodine (Detrol), or solifenacin (Vesicare);
- bronchodilators such as ipratropium (Atrovent) or tiotropium (Spiriva);
- irritable bowel medicines such as dicyclomine (Bentyl), hyoscyamine (Hyomax), or propantheline (Pro-Banthine);
- NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) such as ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin), naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn, Naprelan, Treximet), celecoxib (Celebrex), diclofenac (Arthrotec, Cambia, Cataflam, Voltaren, Flector Patch, Pennsaid, Solareze), indomethacin (Indocin), meloxicam (Mobic), and others; or
- ulcer medications such as glycopyrrolate (Robinul) or mepenzolate (Cantil).
This list is not complete and there are many other drugs that can interact with galantamine. 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. Keep a list of all your medicines and show it to any healthcare provider who treats you.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about galantamine.
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 Razadyne ER Information
- Razadyne ER Drug Interactions Center: galantamine oral
- Razadyne ER Side Effects Center
- Razadyne ER Overview including Precautions
- Razadyne ER FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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