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Tigan Injection Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- What are the possible side effects of trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- What is the most important information I should know about trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- How should I take trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Tigan Injection)?
- What happens if I overdose (Tigan Injection)?
- What should I avoid while taking trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- What other drugs will affect trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Tigan Injection)?
This medicine is often used only when needed to control nausea or vomiting, so you may not be on a dosing schedule. If you are using the medication regularly, use the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and wait until your next regularly scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Tigan Injection)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Symptoms of a trimethobenzamide overdose may include drowsiness, uncontrollable movements, muscle spasms, blurred vision, seizures or convulsions, difficulty breathing, and death.
What should I avoid while taking trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
Trimethobenzamide can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Avoid drinking alcohol while you are using trimethobenzamide. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness.
What other drugs will affect trimethobenzamide (Tigan Injection)?
Trimethobenzamide may increase the side effects of other drugs that make you sleepy (such as cold medicine, pain medication, muscle relaxants, and medicine for seizures, depression or anxiety). Before using trimethobenzamide, tell your doctor if you are using any of these medicines.
There may be other drugs that can affect trimethobenzamide. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about trimethobenzamide.
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 Tigan Injection Information
- Tigan Injection Drug Interactions Center: trimethobenzamide im
- Tigan Injection Side Effects Center
- Tigan Injection FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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