Your child's doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to give to your child and how often. Do not use more medicine or give it more often than the doctor tells you to. This medicine is given through a needle placed into a vein.
A nurse or other trained health professional will give your child this medicine. It may also be given by a home health caregiver.
You may be taught how to give the medicine at home. Make sure you understand all instructions before giving your child an injection.
Use a new needle and syringe each time you inject the medicine.
If a dose is missed:
If you miss a dose or forget to give your child the medicine, give it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your child's next dose, wait until then to give the medicine and skip the missed dose.
Do not use extra medicine to make up for a missed dose.