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What happens if I miss a dose (Nebupent, Pentam 300)?
Since the medication will be administered by a healthcare provider, missing a dose should not occur. If you have any questions contact your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Nebupent, Pentam 300)?
If an overdose of pentamidine is suspected, seek emergency medical attention or contact your healthcare provider immediately.
Pentamidine should be administered in a clinical setting where a healthcare provider can monitor vital signs (blood pressure, heart rates) and where an emergency situation can be handled immediately.
What should I avoid while taking pentamidine (Nebupent, Pentam 300)?
Tell your doctor if you drink alcohol or caffeine drinks regularly, if you are a smoker or if you use illegal drugs. These factors can affect the way pentamidine works in your body.
What other drugs will affect pentamidine (Nebupent, Pentam 300)?
Before taking pentamidine, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicines:
You may not be able to take pentamidine, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment if you are taking any of the medicines listed above.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with pentamidine. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products. .
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about pentamidine written for health professionals that you may read.
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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