Zolinza should be stored at room temperature. Try to avoid direct contact with the powder contained in the capsules. If the powder does come in contact with your skin, wash the area thoroughly.
Keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children and pets.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Zolinza?
If you miss a dose of Zolinza, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. If this is the case, skip your missed dose and resume your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Zolinza capsules come in one strength: Zolinza 100 mg.
Can I Buy Generic Zolinza?
This medication is not yet available in generic form (see Generic Zolinza).
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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