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Paromomycin Sulfate




Paromomycin Sulfate Patient Information including How Should I Take

What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking paromomycin (Paromomycin Sulfate)?

Before taking paromomycin, tell your doctor if you have

  • stomach or intestinal problems such as stomach ulcer, inflammatory bowel disease, or intestinal blockage (obstruction);
  • kidney disease; or
  • liver disease.

You may not be able to take paromomycin, or you may require a dosage adjustment or special monitoring during treatment if you have any of the conditions listed above.

Do not take paromomycin without first talking to your doctor if you are pregnant or could become pregnant during treatment.

Do not take paromomycin without first talking to your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

How should I take paromomycin (Paromomycin Sulfate)?

Take paromomycin exactly as directed by your doctor. If you do not understand these instructions, ask your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist to explain them to you.

Take each dose with a full glass of water.

Take paromomycin with food.

It is important to take paromomycin regularly to get the most benefit.

Store paromomycin at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and direct light.

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