flumazenil-injection, Romazicon (cont.)

DRUG INTERACTIONS: Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may take, including: antidepressants, anti-seizure drugs, narcotic pain relievers, sleeping pills, sedatives. Avoid the use of alcohol while taking this medication. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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 emotional or mood changes, agitation, and convulsions.

NOTES: This medication reverses the sedative effects of other medication but memory and judgment may still be vague for up to one day.

MISSED DOSE: This medication is administered by a health care professional who will determine your dose and schedule. There is no need for follow-up doses.

STORAGE: Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 to 30 degrees C) away from heat and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.

Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005

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