dipyridamole - injection, Persantine IV (cont.)
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist first.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use, especially of: "blood thinners" (e.g., warfarin), anti-platelet drugs (e.g., aspirin, ticlopidine), certain drugs for myasthenia gravis (cholinesterase inhibitors such as edrophonium, pyridostigmine), xanthine derivatives (e.g., aminophylline, theophylline).This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.
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. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.
NOTES: Medical tests (e.g., EKG, blood pressure, heart rate) will be performed to monitor your progress and check for side effects during the test and for at least 10 to 15 minutes after the test.
MISSED DOSE: Not applicable.
STORAGE: Store in original packaging at room temperature between 59-77 degrees F (15-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not freeze. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.After this medication is mixed, discard any unused solution. Do not save for later use.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.
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2010
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