pegademase - injection, Adagen (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. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.
NOTES: Do not share this product with others.Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., plasma ADA levels, red blood cell dATP levels) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.
MISSED DOSE: It is important to receive each scheduled dose of this medication as directed. Keep all your medical/lab appointments. If you miss a dose, contact your doctor to establish a new dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
STORAGE: Store in the refrigerator between 36-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not freeze. Do not use the liquid if it has been frozen. Do not store at room temperature. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.Discard any unused liquid after opening the vial. Do not re-use the vial after opening. Do not save unused liquid 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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