Entocort EC should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep the capsules in an airtight container.
Keep Entocort EC and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Entocort?
If you do not take your dose as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Entocort EC capsules come in one strength -- Entocort EC 3 mg.
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