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What If I Overdose on Folotyn?

An overdose of this medicine can be quite dangerous. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much Folotyn.
 
(Click Folotyn Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Folotyn should be refrigerated in its original container and protected from light. Because it does not contain preservatives, any medicine remaining in a vial after a dose is given must be discarded. It cannot be kept for future use.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you miss an appointment to receive your Folotyn dose, contact your healthcare provider right away to reschedule. It is important to try and keep all of your appointments during treatment.
 

Available Strengths

Folotyn is available in the following strengths:
 
  • Folotyn 20 mg per mL single-use vial
  • Folotyn 40 mg per 2 mL single-use vial.
 

Can I Buy Generic Folotyn?

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