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Dosing Information for Clofarabine

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.
 
(Click Clofarabine Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

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

What If I Overdose on This Drug?

An overdose with this medication may cause yellowing of the skin, vomiting, and rash. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on clofarabine.
 
(Click Clolar Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

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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