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Some products that may interact with this drug include: other drugs which can harm the liver (such as acetaminophen).
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.
Laboratory and/or medical tests (including complete blood counts, kidney/liver/thyroid function) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.
Test for pregnancy before treatment, and weekly during the first 4 weeks of treatment. If you have regular periods, then test every 4 weeks thereafter. If you have irregular periods, you should test every 2 weeks thereafter.
MISSED DOSE: If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember if it is less than 12 hours after the time you would usually take it. If more than 12 hours have passed, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
STORAGE: Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.
MEDICAL ALERT: Your condition can cause complications in a medical emergency. For information about enrolling in MedicAlert, call 1-888-633-4298 (US) or 1-800-668-1507 (Canada).
Information last revised February 2015. Copyright(c) 2015 First Databank, Inc.
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