danaparoid-injection, Orgaran (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 excessive bleeding and bruising, slowed breathing, exhaustion, and muscle twitching.

NOTES: Laboratory tests will be done periodically while using this medication to monitor its effects and to prevent side effects. Do not share this medication with others.

MISSED DOSE: Try to use each dose at the scheduled time. If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not "double-up" the dose to catch up.

STORAGE: Store the glass container (ampule) at temperatures between 36 and 86 degrees F (2-30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Refrigerate the syringe form between 36 and 46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C). Do not freeze these products.

Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005

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