Intuniv

Drug Interactions

Intuniv can potentially interact with several other medications (see Intuniv Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Child's Healthcare Provider?

Before your child takes Intuniv, tell the healthcare provider if your child has:
 
  • Low blood pressure (orthostatic hypotension)
  • An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
  • A history of fainting
  • Any allergies, including to food, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if your child is:
 
Make sure to tell your child's healthcare provider about all of the medicines your child takes, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Intuniv Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Overdose Information

During studies, accidental overdoses of this medication caused symptoms such as drowsiness, a slow heart rate (bradycardia), and dizziness. Seek immediate medical attention if your child (or someone else) may have taken too much Intuniv.
 
(Click Intuniv Overdose for more information.)
 

What Should I Do About Missed Doses of Intuniv?

If your child misses two or more doses in a row, contact your healthcare provider before giving him or her another dose. Your child may need to restart at a lower dosage and gradually increase up to the normal dose, as is done when first starting this medication.
 
 
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Intuniv Medication Information

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