What should I do if I miss a dose?1,2

Pink tablet If you miss a dose of your pink tablet and it is:
More than 12 hours until your next dose arrow Take the missed dose with your food as soon as possible
Less than 12 hours until your next dose arrow Do NOT take the missed dose. Simply take your next dose as usual with food.
Beige tablet If you miss a dose of your beige tablet and it is:
More than 6 hours until your next dose arrow Take the missed dose with your food as soon as possible
Less than 6 hours until your next dose arrow Do NOT take the missed dose. Simply take your next dose as usual with food.
Ribavirin tablet If you miss a dose of ribavirin:
arrow Do NOT take the missed dose. Simply take your next dose as usual with food.

 

If you miss a dose of your medication, make a note, and make sure you inform your Hep C doctor or nurse the next time you see or speak to them.

 

What if I take too much (overdose)?

Immediately telephone your Hep C doctor, or the Poisons Information Centre; telephone 0800 764 766 [0800 POISON], or go to the Accident and Emergency Department at your nearest hospital.