How to store neupogen

HOW TO STORE NEUPOGEN® (FILGRASTIM)?

Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in a refrigerator (2°C - 8°C).
Keep the container in the outer carton in order to protect from light.
Accidental freezing will not harm Neupogen®.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the syringe label and carton after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Do not use this medicine if you notice discolouration, cloudiness or particles, it should be a clear, colourless liquid.
Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines no longer required. These measures will help protect the environment

References:

  1. Neupogen® (filgrastim). Patient Information Leaflet. [Available at: www.medicines.ie/medicines/list/all/page-1/per-page-25?query=neupogen]

This site is intended for patients in Ireland who are being treated with an Amgen® product and for Irish Healthcare Professionals (HCPs).

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IE-CBU-0820-00002 August 2020