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NOTES: Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., weight, blood pressure, albumin levels, complete blood count, liver/kidney function tests, checking for arm/leg swelling) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.
MISSED DOSE: For the best possible benefit, it is important to receive each scheduled dose of this medication as directed. If you miss a dose, contact your doctor immediately to establish a new dosing schedule.
STORAGE: Store frozen at or below 14 degrees F (-10 degrees C).Before preparing, thaw the medication in the refrigerator between 36-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C) for up to 24 hours or at room temperature (up to 77 degrees F or 25 degrees C) for 1 to 2 hours. Do not heat or re-freeze the medication. Use each vial only once. Discard any unused portion. After diluting, use or discard the medication within 6 hours. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.MEDICAL ALERT: Your condition can cause complications in a medical emergency. For information about enrolling in MedicAlert, call 1-800-854-1166 (USA) or 1-800-668-1507 (Canada).
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2010
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