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What If I Overdose on This Medicine?

An overdose with this medication can cause dangerous symptoms, including severely low blood cell counts and even death. Seek immediate medical attention if you may have been given too much mechlorethamine.
 
(Click Mustargen Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

Mechlorethamine is normally stored by your healthcare provider. It is stored at room temperature, away from light and humidity.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Mechlorethamine?

If you miss an appointment to receive a dose, contact your healthcare provider right away. He or she will tell you what to do next.
 

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Mustargen).
 

Who Makes Mechlorethamine?

Mechlorethamine is manufactured by Baxter Oncology GmbH for Lundbeck, Inc.
 

Available Strengths

This medicine comes in one strength: Mechlorethamine 10 mg dry powder vials.
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