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Aldesleukin

Drug Interactions

Aldesleukin may react with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Aldesleukin).
 

What If I Receive an Overdose?

An overdose of this medicine can cause serious side effects, including low blood pressure, diarrhea, and vomiting. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have used too much of this medication.
 
(Click Proleukin Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

Your healthcare provider will store this medicine. It should be stored under refrigeration, protected from light. Keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children and pets.
 

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

If you miss an appointment to receive your aldesleukin dose, contact your healthcare provider right away. He or she will give you instructions on what to do.
 
It should be noted that your healthcare provider may recommend you miss a dose if you experience potentially serious aldesleukin side effects. In clinical trials, many people were unable to complete the entire course of treatment. Your healthcare provider will let you know if you need to miss a dose.
 

Is There a Generic Version

This medication is currently not available in generic form (see Generic Proleukin).
 

Who Makes Aldesleukin?

Aldesleukin is made by Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.
 

Available Strengths

Aldesleukin comes in one strength: Aldesleukin 22 million international units per vial (1.3 mg per vial).
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