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The dose of tofacitinib your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on the following factors:
- Your kidney and liver function
- How you respond to the medication
- Other medications you are taking.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Tofacitinib Dosage for more information.)
Tofacitinib may react with a number of other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Tofacitinib).
It is unknown what to expect from an overdose with this medication. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have taken too much.
(Click Xeljanz Overdose for more information.)
Tofacitinib should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Xeljanz).
Tofacitinib is made by Pfizer Labs.