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Zelnorm Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- What are the possible side effects of tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- What is the most important information I should know about tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- How should I take tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Zelnorm)?
- What happens if I overdose (Zelnorm)?
- What should I avoid while taking tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- What other drugs will affect tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Zelnorm)?
If you miss a dose or forget to take your medicine, wait until it is time for your next dose and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Zelnorm)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include diarrhea, stomach pain, nausea, and vomiting.
What should I avoid while taking tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity while you are using tegaserod.
What other drugs will affect tegaserod (Zelnorm)?
Other drugs may interact with tegaserod. Talk your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about tegaserod.
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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