Uceris 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.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Uceris?
If you forget to take your dose of Uceris, 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.
Uceris tablets come in one strength: Uceris 9 mg.
Can I Buy Generic Uceris?
There are no generic versions of this medicine licensed for sale at this time (see Generic Uceris).
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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