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Drug Interactions

Synagis may react with a few other medicines (see Synagis Drug Interactions).
 

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
 
  • A bleeding or clotting disorder
  • Low blood platelet counts
  • Plans to have heart surgery
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Synagis Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
 

What If I Overdose on Synagis?

It is not entirely clear what to expect from an overdose with this medicine. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have received too much.
 
(Click Synagis Overdose for more information.)
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you miss an appointment to receive Synagis, contact your healthcare provider as soon as you remember to reschedule. It is important to try and remember all of your appointments to receive this medicine, as each injection only provides protection against RSV disease for about one month.
 
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Synagis Medication Information

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