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Zoladex 3.6 Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What are the possible side effects of goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What is the most important information I should know about goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before receiving goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- How is goserelin given (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What happens if I overdose (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What should I avoid while receiving goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- What other drugs will affect goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Zoladex 3.6)?
Call your doctor for instructions if you miss an appointment for your goserelin injection.
What happens if I overdose (Zoladex 3.6)?
Since the goserelin implant contains a specific amount of the medication, you are not likely to receive an overdose.
What should I avoid while receiving goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
Avoid drinking alcohol. It can increase your risk of bone loss while you are being treated with goserelin.
Avoid smoking, which can increase your risk of bone loss, stroke, or heart problems.
What other drugs will affect goserelin (Zoladex 3.6)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with goserelin. 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 goserelin.
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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