benserazide with levodopa-oral capsule, tablet (cont.)
PRECAUTIONS: Tell your doctor if you have: unexplained skin spots, kidney disease, liver disease, heart disease, ulcers or other stomach problems, glaucoma, psychiatric illness, depression, any allergies. This medication may cause drowsiness. Use caution operating machinery or engaging in activities requiring alertness. This medication should be used only if clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is not known if this medication appears in breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Tell your doctor of any over-the-counter or prescription medication you may take including: methyldopa, reserpine, drugs to treat schizophrenia, antidepressants, anti-anxiety drugs, phenytoin. Limit alcohol intake while taking this medication. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
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