estradiol/norethindrone acetate patch - transdermal, Combipatch (cont.)
MISSED DOSE: 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 the dose to catch up.
STORAGE: Store the US product in the sealed foil pouch at room temperature below 77 degrees F (25 degrees C) away from light, heat, and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Do not use if the expiration date on the prescription label has passed.The Canadian product may be stored in the sealed foil pouch at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light, heat, and moisture. The patches should be used within 6 months or before the expiration date, whichever comes first. If the patches are stored in the refrigerator, they should be used before the expiration date and should be allowed to reach room temperature before applying so the patch will stick properly. Do not store in the bathroom.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.
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2010
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