bromazepam-oral tablet (cont.)
SIDE EFFECTS: Drowsiness, dizziness, or loss of coordination may occur. Dry mouth, headache or stomach upset rarely occurs. If any of these effects persist or worsen, inform your doctor. Notify your doctor if you develop: rapid/pounding or irregular heartbeat, changes in vision, slurred speech, confusion, depression, behavior changes. In the unlikely event you have an allergic reaction to this drug, seek immediate medical attention. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
PRECAUTIONS: Tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: kidney disease, liver disease, muscle problems (myasthenia gravis), history of chemical or alcohol dependence, depression, any allergies you may have. Limit alcohol intake because it may increase the drowsiness and dizziness caused by this medication. Because this medication may make you drowsy/dizzy, use caution performing task requiring alertness such as driving or using machinery. The elderly may be more sensitive to the effects of this medication. Use cautiously. This medication is not recommended for use during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before using this medication. Bromazepam may be excreted into breast milk and may have undesirable effects on a nursing infant. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription medication you may use, especially of: anti- seizure medication, antidepressants, certain antihistamines (e.g., diphenhydramine), narcotic pain relievers, sleeping pills, tranquilizers. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.
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