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Drug Interactions

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

What If I Overdose on This Drug?

An overdose with this medication can be serious, and may even cause death. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much fludarabine.
(Click Fludara Overdose for more information.)

Storage Information

Fludarabine is normally stored by your healthcare provider. It should be stored refrigerated. Once prepared for use, the medication must be used within eight 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 Fludarabine?

If you miss an appointment to receive your fludarabine dose, contact your healthcare provider right away. He or she will advise you on what to do next.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Fludara).

Who Makes Fludarabine?

Brand-name fludarabine (sold under the name Fludara) is made by Ben Venue Laboratories for Genzyme Corporation. Generic versions of this drug are made by a variety of different companies.

Available Strengths

Fludarabine is available in one strength and form: Fludarabine 50-mg vials.
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