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Rx only Sterile Caution: Must be diluted prior to use. | fomepizole [Sandoz Inc. ] | BioPortfolio

12:04 EST 27th January 2019 | BioPortfolio

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Pregnancy Category C : Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with fomepizole. It is also not known whether fomepizole can cause fetal harm when administered to pregnant women or can affect reproduction capacity. Fomepizole should be given to pregnant women only if clearly needed.

Stability : Fomepizole diluted in 0.9% sodium chloride injection or dextrose 5% injection remains stable and sterile for at least 24 hours when stored refrigerated or at room temperature. Fomepizole does not contain preservatives. Therefore, maintain sterile conditions, and after dilution do not use beyond 24 hours.

Solutions showing haziness, particulate matter, precipitate, discoloration, or leakage should not be used.

DOSE AT THE BEGINNING OF HEMODIALYSIS
 If <6 hours since last fomepizole dose  If ≥ 6 hours since last fomepizole dose
 Do not administer dose  Administer next scheduled dose
 DOSING DURING HEMODIALYSIS
 Dose every 4 hours
DOSING AT THE TIME HEMODIALYSIS IS COMPLETED
Time between last dose and the end of
hemodialysis
<1 hour Do not administer dose at the end of
hemodialysis
1-3 hours Administer 1/2 of next scheduled dose
>3 hours Administer next scheduled dose
MAINTENANCE DOSING OFF HEMODIALYSIS
 Give next scheduled dose 12 hours from last dose administered

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Sandoz Inc.

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