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What If I Overdose on the Medication?

People who take too much Didronel may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Low levels of calcium or phosphate in the blood
  • Unusual sensations in the fingers, such as burning or tingling
  • Diarrhea.
     
If you happen to overdose on this drug, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Didronel Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should Didronel Be Stored?

Didronel tablets should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take your Didronel dose, simply skip the missed one and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Didronel tablets are available in the following strengths:
 
  • Didronel 200 mg (available only in generic form)
  • Didronel 400 mg (available in brand-name and generic forms).
     
At one time, injectable Didronel was available; however, it is no longer being made. The manufacturer of Didronel has stopped making the brand-name 200-mg tablets, although they are still available in generic form.
  

Generic Didronel

At this time, both brand-name and generic versions of this medication are available (see Generic Didronel).
 
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