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What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose with Marinol can be dangerous and may cause the following problems:
 
  • Incoordination
  • Extreme drowsiness
  • Increased heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Slurred speech
  • Feelings of panic
  • Seizures
  • Other serious problems.
     
If you think you have taken too much of this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Marinol Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should Marinol Be Stored?

Marinol should be stored in the refrigerator or a similar cool environment to prevent the capsules from sticking together. Do not freeze Marinol. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take a dose of Marinol, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed, and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Marinol capsules come in the following strengths:
 
  • Marinol 2.5 mg
  • Marinol 5 mg
  • Marinol 10 mg.
     

Can I Buy Generic Marinol?

Marinol is available in generic form (see Generic Marinol for more information).
 
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