diazoxide - oral, Proglycem (cont.)
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist first.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use, especially of: drugs for high blood pressure (e.g., enalapril), "blood thinners" (e.g., warfarin), corticosteroids (e.g., prednisone), estrogen-progesterone combinations (e.g., certain birth control pills, certain hormone replacement therapy drugs), phenothiazines (e.g., chlorpromazine), phenytoin, sulfonylureas (e.g., tolbutamide), "water pills" (diuretics such as thiazides).This medication may interfere with certain laboratory tests, possibly causing false test results. Make sure laboratory personnel and all your doctors know you use this drug.This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include: need to urinate more often, unusual thirst, fruity breath odor.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.For best results, this medication should be used along with a doctor-approved diet plan. Consult your doctor for more details.Laboratory and/or medical tests (e.g., blood glucose levels, urine dipsticks) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. This is especially important during times of stress because a dosage adjustment may be needed. Consult your doctor for more details.
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