Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medication if you have:
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis
- Ever been told you have low levels of white blood cells
- An infection or get infections easily
- Swelling of the arms, hands, legs, ankles, feet, or other body areas
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Docefrez and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Docefrez and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Docefrez Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not receive the drug.)
What If I Receive an Overdose?An overdose of this medicine can cause serious side effects, including low levels of white blood cells, which could increase the risk for infections. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have used too much of this medication.
(Click Docefrez Overdose for more information.)
How Should This Medication Be Stored?Your healthcare provider will store this medicine. It should be stored under refrigeration, protected from light. As with other medications, it should be stored out of the reach of children and pets.