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muromonab-CD3 (cont.)

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What happens if I miss a dose (Orthoclone OKT3)?

Since muromonab-CD3 is given while you are in the hospital, it is unlikely that you will miss a dose.

What happens if I overdose (Orthoclone OKT3)?

An overdose of muromonab-CD3 is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.

What should I avoid while receiving muromonab-CD3 (Orthoclone OKT3)?

Avoid contact with people who have colds, the flu, or other contagious illnesses. Contact your doctor immediately if you develop signs of infection.

Avoid receiving a vaccine or flu shot shortly after you have been treated with muromonab-CD3, unless your doctor has told you to.

What other drugs will affect muromonab-CD3 (Orthoclone OKT3)?

Before receiving muromonab-CD3, tell your doctor if you are using any drugs that weaken your immune system, such as:

This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with muromonab-CD3. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.

Where can I get more information?

Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about muromonab-CD3.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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