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Carmustine Implant

Drug Interactions

Carmustine implants could potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Carmustine Implant).

Is It Possible to Overdose on Carmustine Implants?

Because this medicine is placed by a healthcare provider during surgery, an intentional overdose is unlikely. Nonetheless, as with any medicine, it is important to seek immediate medical attention if you believe you or someone else may have been given too many carmustine implants.
(Click Gliadel Overdose for more information.)

Storage Information

Carmustine implants will be stored by your healthcare provider. The product is stored at or below -20°C (-4°F). Unopened packages can remain at room temperature for up to six hours.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form at this time (see Generic Gliadel).

Who Makes Carmustine Implants?

Carmustine implants are made by Eisai, Inc.

Available Strengths

Carmustine implants are available in one strength and form: Carmustine implant 7.7 mg wafers.
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