nesiritide-injection, Natrecor (cont.)
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.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others. Laboratory and/or medical tests may be performed to monitor your progress and for possible side effects.
MISSED DOSE: If the dose is interrupted, contact the doctor to establish a new dosing schedule/IV rate.
STORAGE: Store at room temperature between 56 and 86 degrees F (13 to 30 degrees C) or refrigerated between 36 and 46 degrees F (2 and 8 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Once mixed in the vial or the IV solution, this product is stable at room temperature or refrigerated for 24 hours. Discard any unused portion of the vial(s).
MEDICAL ALERT: Your condition can cause complications in a medical emergency. For enrollment information call MedicAlert at 1-800-854-1166 (USA), or 1-800-668-1507 (Canada).
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005
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