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Remodulin Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- What are the possible side effects of treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- What is the most important information I should know about treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- How is treprostinil injection given (Remodulin)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Remodulin)?
- What happens if I overdose (Remodulin)?
- What should I avoid while using treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- What other drugs will affect treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Remodulin)?
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss a dose of treprostinil.
What happens if I overdose (Remodulin)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may include warmth and redness or tingling under your skin, headache, feeling light-headed, fainting, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or seizure (convulsions).
What should I avoid while using treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
Do not stop using treprostinil without first talking to your doctor. You may need to use less and less before you stop the medication completely.
What other drugs will affect treprostinil injection (Remodulin)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- gemfibrozil (Lopid);
- a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin);
- blood pressure medication such as a diuretic (water pill); or
- medication used to prevent blood clots, such as alteplase (Activase), cilostazol (Pletal), clopidogrel (Plavix), dipyridamole (Persantine), ticlopidine (Ticlid), and urokinase (Abbokinase).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with treprostinil. 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 treprostinil injection.
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 Remodulin Information
- Remodulin Drug Interactions Center: treprostinil sodium inj
- Remodulin Side Effects Center
- Remodulin Overview including Precautions
- Remodulin FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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