botulinum toxin type B (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Myobloc)?
Since botulinum toxin has a temporary effect and is given at widely spaced intervals, missing a dose is not likely to be harmful.
What happens if I overdose (Myobloc)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Overdose symptoms may not appear right away, but can include muscle weakness, trouble swallowing, and weak or shallow breathing.
What should I avoid after receiving Myobloc (Myobloc)?
Myobloc may impair your vision or depth perception. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be able to see clearly.
What other drugs will affect botulinum toxin type B (Myobloc)?
Other drugs such as cold or allergy medicines, muscle relaxers, sleeping pills, bronchodilators, bladder or urinary medications, and irritable bowel medications can increase some of the side effects of Myobloc. Tell your doctor if you regularly use any of these medicines.
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with Myobloc. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about Myobloc (rimabotulinumtoxinB).
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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