ticarcillin and clavulanate potassium (injection) (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Timentin)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Timentin)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include drowsiness, hyperactivity, or seizure (convulsions).
What should I avoid while using ticarcillin and clavulanate potassium (Timentin)?
Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or has blood in it, call your doctor. Do not use any medicine to stop the diarrhea unless your doctor has told you to.
What other drugs will affect ticarcillin and clavulanate potassium (Timentin)?
There may be other drugs that can affect ticarcillin and clavulanate potassium. 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 ticarcillin and clavulanate.
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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