A single overdose of budesonide ER is unlikely to cause serious problems. However, taking too much of the drug over many days can lead to problems. If you happen to overdose on budesonide ER, seek medical attention immediately.
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Budesonide ER should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep the tablets in an airtight container.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
If you forget to take your dose of budesonide ER, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. In this case, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
There are no generic versions of this medicine licensed for sale at this time (see Generic Uceris).
Budesonide ER is manufactured by Santarus, Inc.
Budesonide ER tablets come in one strength: Budesonide ER 9 mg.