remifentanil-injection, Ultiva (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. Symptoms of overdose may include trouble breathing, seizures, severe dizziness, or fast heartbeat.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others. Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., breathing, blood pressure, heart) will be performed to monitor your progress.
MISSED DOSE: Not applicable.
STORAGE: Store the vials between 36 and 77 degrees F (2 and 25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not freeze. After mixing and dilution in correct IV fluids (consult your pharmacist for details), the drug is stable at room temperature for 4 hours. Discard any unused liquid.
Last Editorial Review: 3/2/2005
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