The dose of clofarabine your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on your height and weight and how you respond to the medication. As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
Clofarabine will be stored by your healthcare provider. The medication should be stored at room temperature and is diluted prior to use. Once diluted, it must be used within 24 hours. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Clofarabine?
If you miss your appointment to receive your clofarabine dose, contact your healthcare provider right away to reschedule.
Is There a Generic Version?
This medication is not available in generic form at this time (see Generic Clolar).
Who Makes Clofarabine?
Brand-name clofarabine (sold under the name Clolar) is made by AAIPharma Services and Teva Pharmachemie for Genzyme Corporation.
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