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What happens if I miss a dose of Allopurinol?

If you miss a dose of allopurinol, take the dose as soon as you remember it, but do not double dose to make up for a missed dose. Double dosing can lead to overdose and potentially dangerous side effects, such as skin rash, fever and jaundice. Seek immediate medical assistance if you suspect an overdose.

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