What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking It?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Loxitane if you have:
- Heart problems
- Seizures or epilepsy
- An enlarged prostate (also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia, or BPH)
- Difficulty passing urine
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Loxitane and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Loxitane and Breastfeeding)
- Drink alcohol regularly (see Alcohol and Loxitane).
You should also make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Loxitane Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If I Take an Overdose?People who take too much Loxitane may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Difficulty breathing
- Unusual body or facial movements
- Kidney failure.
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Loxitane Overdose for more information.)