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Simponi Injection Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- What are the possible side effects of golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- What is the most important information I should know about golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- How should I use golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Simponi Injection)?
- What happens if I overdose (Simponi Injection)?
- What should I avoid while using golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- What other drugs will affect golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Simponi Injection)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember, and then go back to your regular injection schedule. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Simponi Injection)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while using golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
Do not receive a "live" vaccine while you are being treated with golimumab.
What other drugs will affect golimumab (Simponi Injection)?
Tell your doctor about all other medications you use, especially:
- abatacept (Orencia);
- anakinra (Kineret);
- rituximab (Rituxan);
- a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven);
- cyclosporine (Gengraf, Neoral, Sandimmune);
- digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps);
- theophylline (Elixophyllin, Theo-24, Uniphyl);
- seizure medication such as carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Tegretol), divalproex (Depakote), phenytoin (Dilantin), or valproic acid (Depakene); or
- a heart rhythm medication such as disopyramide (Norpace), procainamide (Procan, Pronestyl), or quinidine (Quin-G).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with golimumab. 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 pharmacist can provide more information about golimumab.
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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- Simponi Injection Side Effects Center
- Simponi Injection Overview including Precautions
- Simponi Injection FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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