folic acid/niacinamide (nicotinamide)/copper/zinc - oral, Nicomide (cont.)
PRECAUTIONS: Before taking this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to folic acid, niacinamide, copper, or zinc; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: current liver disease, current ulcer, Wilson's disease (a certain inherited disease affecting copper metabolism).Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: diabetes, gallbladder disease, gout, kidney disease, liver disease, stomach/ulcer problems, vitamin B12 deficiency (pernicious anemia).This drug may make you dizzy or cause blurred vision. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness or clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Limit alcoholic beverages.If you have diabetes, this product may increase your blood sugar levels. Check your blood sugar levels regularly and promptly tell your doctor if you have symptoms of high blood sugar (e.g., increased thirst/urination). Your anti-diabetic medication or diet/exercise plan may need to be adjusted.During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.This medication passes into breast milk. While there have been no reports of harm to nursing infants, consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
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