potassium iodide (cont.)
What happens if I miss a dose (Pima)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and only take the next regularly scheduled dose. Do not take a double dose of this medication unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Pima)?
Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose is suspected.
Symptoms of a potassium iodide overdose are not known.
What should I avoid while taking potassium iodide (Pima)?
Tell your doctor and dentist that you are taking this medication before having surgery or taking other medicines.
What other drugs will affect potassium iodide (Pima)?
Potassium iodide may interact with other medications. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any other prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products, during treatment with potassium iodide.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about potassium iodide written for healthcare professionals that you may read.
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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