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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. Symptoms of overdose may include: swelling ankles/feet, trouble breathing.

NOTES: Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., heart/respiratory rate, kidney function) should be performed periodically to monitor your child's progress or check for side effects. Consult the doctor for more details.

MISSED DOSE: It is important that each dose be used as scheduled. If your child misses a dose, contact the doctor immediately to establish a new dosing schedule.

STORAGE: Refrigerate between 36-46 degrees F (2-8 degrees C) away from light. Do not freeze. The medication in each vial should be used only once. Throw away any unused portion. 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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