Doxylamine and pyridoxine should be stored at room temperature, in a tightly closed container, and away from moisture and light. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
What If I Miss a Dose of Doxylamine and Pyridoxine?
If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
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