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What If I Overdose on Zevalin?

An overdose with this medication can be dangerous. Seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much.
 
(Click Zevalin Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Your healthcare provider will store Zevalin. It should be stored under refrigeration, not frozen. Zevalin must be used within eight hours after preparation of the dose.
 

What If I Miss a Dose?

If you miss an appointment to receive your Zevalin dose, contact your healthcare provider right away to reschedule.
 

Available Strengths

Zevalin is available in one strength: Zevalin 3.2 mg per 2 mL. It must be linked with a radioactive substance known as Yttrium-90 before use.
 

Can I Buy Generic Zevalin?

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