cinoxacin-oral, Cinobac (cont.)
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US national poison hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canadian residents should call their local poison control center directly. Symptoms of overdose may include loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, headache, and dizziness.
NOTES: It is recommended to drink plenty of fluids while taking this medication unless your doctor directs you otherwise. This medication has been prescribed for your current condition only. Do not use it later for another infection or give it to someone else. A different medication may be needed in those cases.
MISSED DOSE: If you miss a dose, take it as soon as remembered. However, if it is almost time for the next dose and your dosing schedule is 2 per day, space the missed dose and the next dose 5-6 hours apart. If dosing is 3 or more per day, space missed dose and next dose 2-4 hours apart. In any case resume your usual dosing schedule.
STORAGE: Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (between 15 and 30 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight. Do not store in the bathroom.
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005
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