If you do not take your Fortical as scheduled and remember on the same day, 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.
Fortical is available in one strength: Fortical 3.7 mL, containing at least 30 sprays, with 200 IU (international units) per spray.
At this time, the medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Fortical).
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed August 21, 2007.
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