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Paliperidone Palmitate

Dosing Information for Paliperidone Palmitate

The dose of paliperidone palmitate your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • How you respond to the medication
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you are taking.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Paliperidone Palmitate Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

This medication may potentially interact with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Paliperidone Palmitate).

What If I Overdose on This Medicine?

Because this medication is given as an injection by a healthcare provider, an overdose is unlikely. Nonetheless, it is important to seek immediate medical attention if you believe you may have been given too much paliperidone palmitate.
(Click Invega Sustenna Overdose for more information.)

What If I Miss a Dose of Paliperidone Palmitate?

If you miss an appointment to receive a dose of paliperidone palmitate, contact your healthcare provider as soon as you remember. He or she will tell you what to do. Depending on how much time has passed, you may have to start treatment over, with an initial two doses a week apart.
It is important to try to remember all of your scheduled appointments. Your symptoms may return if you miss a dose.
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Paliperidone Palmitate Drug Information

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