desmopressin solution - nasal, DDAVP (cont.)
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include: confusion, drowsiness, persistent/severe headache, sudden weight gain.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.Laboratory and/or medical tests (such as urine tests, sodium blood level) may be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.
MISSED DOSE: If you use 1 dose daily and miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If you do not remember until the next day, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.If you use more than 1 dose daily and 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 the dose to catch up.
STORAGE: Store the US product in the refrigerator between 36-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C). Do not freeze. When traveling, the US product may remain at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture for up to 3 weeks. Discard after 3 weeks out of the refrigerator.Store the Canadian product in the refrigerator between 36-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C). Do not freeze.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.
Information last revised November 2013. Copyright(c) 2013 First Databank, Inc.
Last Editorial Review: 4/16/2014
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