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Rhophylac Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is RHo (D) immune globulin (Rhophylac)?
- What are the possible side effects of RHo (D) immune globulin?
- What is the most important information I should know about RHo (D) immune globulin?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before I receive RHo (D) immune globulin?
- How is RHo (D) immune globulin given?
- What happens if I miss a dose?
- What happens if I overdose?
- What should I avoid while receiving RHo (D) immune globulin?
- What other drugs will affect RHo (D) immune globulin?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose?
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss an appointment for your RHo (D) immune globulin injection.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while receiving RHo (D) immune globulin?
Do not receive a "live" vaccine for at least 3 months after treatment with RHo (D) immune globulin. The vaccine may not work as well during this time, and may not fully protect you from disease. Live vaccines include measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG), oral polio, rotavirus, smallpox, typhoid, yellow fever, varicella (chickenpox), H1N1 influenza, and nasal flu vaccine.
What other drugs will affect RHo (D) immune globulin?
There may be other drugs that can interact with RHo (D) immune globulin. 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 RHo (D) immune globulin.
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 Rhophylac Information
- Rhophylac Drug Interactions Center: rho(d) immune globulin inj
- Rhophylac Side Effects Center
- Rhophylac FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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