This medicine should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Tolvaptan?
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.
Is There a Generic Version?
This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Samsca).
Who Makes Tolvaptan?
Tolvaptan is made by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Tolvaptan tablets come in the following strengths:
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List of references (click here):
Samsca [package insert]. Rockville, MD: Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.;2012 November.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed March 29, 2013.
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