Busulfan should be stored at room temperature and in its original bottle. If busulfan is made into a suspension, it is normally stored in the refrigerator. Keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Busulfan?
If you miss your busulfan dose, 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.
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