Cefotetan comes in vials of the dry medication that are to be mixed with an appropriate liquid before use. The unmixed vials should be stored at room temperature. Storage recommendations after reconstitution may vary, depending on what type of liquid is used and the particular cefotetan product being used.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Cefotetan?
If you miss an appointment to receive a Cefotetan dose, contact your healthcare provider right away. He or she will tell you what to do next.
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