What If I Overdose on Supprelin LA?An overdose with this medication is unlikely, as each implant contains a specific amount of medication. However, it is important to seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on this or any other drug.
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What If I Forget a Dose?This medication is only given once a year. If you forget to schedule your child's yearly appointment or miss an appointment, contact your child's healthcare provider as soon as you remember. Try to keep all of your child's medical appointments. His or her puberty symptoms may return if the yearly dose is more than a few weeks late.
How Should This Medicine Be Stored?Supprelin LA is normally stored by a healthcare provider. The implant should be stored in the refrigerator, away from light. The implantation kit, which is used to insert and remove the implant, should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
Available StrengthsSupprelin LA is available in one strength and form: Supprelin LA 50-mg subcutaneous implant.
Can I Buy Generic Supprelin LA?Supprelin LA is not available in generic form (see Generic Supprelin LA).