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Interferon Beta-1b Dosage Information

The dose of interferon beta-1b that your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • How you respond to interferon beta-1b
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may currently be taking.
     
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Interferon Beta-1b Dosing for more information.)
 

Interferon Beta-1b Drug Interactions

Interferon beta-1b can interact with a few other medications (see Drug Interactions With Interferon Beta-1b).
 

What If I Take an Interferon Beta-1b Overdose?

It is not known exactly what to expect from an interferon beta-1b overdose. If you think you may have overdosed on interferon beta-1b, seek medical attention immediately.
 
(Click Betaseron Overdose for more information.)
 

Interferon Beta-1b: Storage Methods

Interferon beta-1b should be stored at room temperature before it is mixed. If you do not use interferon beta-1b immediately after you mix it, it can be stored in the refrigerator for up to three hours. In all cases, interferon beta-1b should be protected against high temperatures or light exposure. Keep interferon beta-1b and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 
Although room temperature is best, interferon beta-1b can also be kept at temperatures slightly above or below room temperature (from 59 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit) for up to three months.
 
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