An overdose with this medication can cause serious problems. This is especially true if too much is used over an extended period of time. If you or someone else may have used too much or taken Vanos by mouth, seek immediate medical attention.
If you forget a dose, apply it as soon as possible, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not use a double dose.
Vanos should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
This medication comes in one strength: Vanos 0.1% cream.
Can I Buy Generic Vanos?
This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Vanos).
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