guarana (paullinia cupana) - oral (cont.)
SIDE EFFECTS: Nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, trouble sleeping, or increased urination may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: dizziness, fast/irregular heartbeat, shaking (tremor), mental/mood changes (e.g., nervousness, agitation).A very serious allergic reaction to this product is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
PRECAUTIONS: Before taking this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to caffeine or other xanthine drugs (e.g., theophylline); 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.If you have any of the following health problems, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product: heart disease (e.g., irregular heart rhythm, recent heart attack), high blood pressure, mental/mood disorders (e.g., anxiety, nervousness), stomach/intestinal ulcers.Liquid forms of this product may contain sugar and/or alcohol. Caution is advised if you have diabetes, alcohol dependence, or liver disease. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about using this product safely.Guarana must not be used during pregnancy. If you become pregnant or think you may be pregnant, tell your doctor immediately.It is unknown if this product passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/24/2012
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