An overdose with this medication can be dangerous and may even cause death. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on vincristine.
(Click Vincasar PFS Overdose for more information.)
Vincristine will be stored by your healthcare provider. It will be stored refrigerated, protected from light, and in its original carton. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
It is important to remember your appointments to receive your vincristine dose. If you happen to forget an appointment, call your healthcare provider as soon as possible to reschedule.
This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Vincasar PFS).
This medicine is technically a "branded generic." This means it has a brand name, but is actually a generic version of another medicine. Vincasar PFS is a generic version of the medication Oncovin®. It is made by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA.
Vincristine is available in one strength: Vincristine 1 mg per 1 mL. It comes in 1-mL and 2-mL vials.