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Dornase Alfa Drug InteractionsDornase alfa is unlikely to interact with other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Dornase Alfa).
Dornase Alfa: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking dornase alfa if you:
- Have any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives
- Are pregnant or are thinking of becoming pregnant (see Pulmozyme and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Pulmozyme and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Dornase Alfa to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose of Dornase Alfa?It is not known what exactly to expect from a dornase alfa overdose. In studies, very high doses of the drug did not cause any serious problems.
If you happen to overdose on dornase alfa, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Pulmozyme Overdose for more information.)
How Should Dornase Alfa Be Stored?Store dornase alfa in the refrigerator (but not in the freezer). Keep the ampules in their original foil pouch (in the refrigerator) in order to protect them from light.
Keep dornase alfa and all medications out of the reach of children.