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Drug Interactions With Orencia

Orencia can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Orencia Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Test your blood sugar regularly (usually for diabetes).
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you may be taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Orencia Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

What If I Take an Overdose?

An Orencia overdose is unlikely, since the drug is given through IV by your healthcare provider. In studies, doses of about five times the recommended Orencia dosage did not cause any problems (other than the usual side effects of Orencia).
 
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