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Overdose Information

The highest tested dose of this medication given to humans caused chills, headache, joint pain, and sinus infection within one day of dosing. It is unknown if other problems are also possible.
 
(Click Amevive Overdose for more information.)
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Amevive?

If you miss a dose of Amevive, contact your healthcare provider to set up an appointment for your next dose as soon as possible.
 

Storage Information

Amevive should be stored under refrigeration (not frozen). After it is mixed, it may be refrigerated for up to four hours, after which time it must be discarded if not used.
 

Available Strengths

Amevive comes in one strength -- a 15 mg per 0.5 mL dose (when appropriately mixed).
 

Can I Buy Generic Amevive?

Currently, this medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Amevive for more information).
 
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