magnesium sulfate injection (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Sulfamag)?
Since the medication will be administered by a healthcare provider, missing a dose should not occur.
What happens if I overdose (Sulfamag)?
If an overdose of magnesium sulfate injection is suspected, seek emergency medical attention or contact your healthcare provider immediately.
Magnesium sulfate injection should be administered in a clinical setting where an emergency situation can be handled properly.
What should I avoid while using magnesium sulfate injection (Sulfamag)?
Tell your doctor if you drink alcohol or caffeine drinks regularly, if you smoke, or if you use any illegal drugs. These factors can affect the way magnesium sulfate injection works in your body.
What other drugs will affect magnesium sulfate injection (Sulfamag)?
Before taking magnesium sulfate injection, talk to your doctor if you are taking
You not be able to take magnesium sulfate, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment if you are taking any of the medicines listed above.
Other drugs can interact with magnesium sulfate injection resulting in dangerous side effects and/or decreased effectiveness. Do not take any other prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products, without first talking to your doctor during treatment with magnesium sulfate injection.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about magnesium sulfate injection written for health professionals that you may read.
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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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