Typically, this product is used every four hours. Your pharmacist may have given you a different schedule that is more appropriate for you. Usually, it is used only as needed.
It is important to respect the dosage listed on the label. Do not use more or more often than indicated. This medication can be taken with or without food, without regard to meals or snacks.
The amount of alcocol can affect the product. It is therefore recommended that you avoid taking alcohol or products that contain it while you are using this medicine.
In addition to its desired effects, this product may occasionally cause certain unwanted effects (side effects), including:
- it can make the mouth dry;
- it can cause constipation – to prevent it, drink a lot, take more dietary fiber;
- it may make you dizzy or sleepy – be careful before driving;
- it can cause nausea and vomiting.
Each person may react differently to a treatment. If you believe that this product is the cause of a problem that is bothering you, whether or not it is mentioned here or not, discuss it with your doctor or pharmacist. They can help you determine if your treatment is the cause and, if necessary, help you manage the situation well.
Like most medicines, you should keep this product at room temperature. Store it in a safe place where it will not be exposed to heat, humidity, or sunlight. Have any amount left over after its expiration date safely destroyed. This drug is sometimes wanted for non-medical use by some adolescents, please store it in a safe manner.
This drug can interact with other drugs or supplements, sometimes in a major way. However, it is possible to prevent many of them by adjusting the dose of your medications or changing the time they are taken. Check with your pharmacist before using this product in combination with other drugs, vitamins or natural products.
Do not use this medicine for longer than necessary. If you have difficulty stopping use, discuss it with your pharmacist.
Very rarely, this product can cause potentially serious effects, especially if taken in high doses or with certain medications. If you notice symptoms such as restlessness, confusion, diarrhea, fever, tremors, and muscle stiffness or twitching, you should contact your doctor.