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Survanta Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is beractant (Survanta)?
- What are the possible side effects of beractant (Survanta)?
- What is the most important information I should know about beractant (Survanta)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before my child receives beractant (Survanta)?
- How is beractant given (Survanta)?
- What happens if my child misses a dose (Survanta)?
- What happens if my child receives an overdose (Survanta)?
- What should be avoided after my child receives beractant (Survanta)?
- What other drugs will affect beractant (Survanta)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if my child misses a dose (Survanta)?
Since beractant is given by healthcare professionals in a hospital setting, it is not likely that your child will miss a dose.
What happens if my child receives an overdose (Survanta)?
Overdose with beractant has not been reported. Because this medication is given by a healthcare professional, it is not likely that your child will receive an overdose.
What should be avoided after my child receives beractant (Survanta)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on feeding or other medications after your child has been treated with beractant.
What other drugs will affect beractant (Survanta)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with beractant. However, your child's care providers will be aware of all medications used in your child's treatment. It is not likely that your child will be given other medications that will interact with beractant.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about beractant.
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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