Desyrel should be stored at room temperature away from moisture or heat. The tablets should be kept in an airtight container.
Keep Desyrel and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you do not take your Desyrel as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Who Makes Desyrel?
Desyrel was manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb. However, brand-name Desyrel is no longer being manufactured. Generic Desyrel is still available and is made by several different manufacturers.
Strengths of Desyrel
Although brand-name Desyrel tablets are no longer available, generic Desyrel is available in three strengths:
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed February 12, 2007.
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