Take this medicine by mouth with a glass of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Take this medicine 30 minutes before a meal. Take your doses at regular intervals. Do not take your medicine more often than directed. Do not stop taking this medicine except on the advice of your doctor or health care professional.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible: â¢cold or flu-like symptoms â¢dark yellow or brown urine â¢lower back or side pain â¢muscle pain â¢pain or difficulty passing urine â¢stomach pain with nausea and vomiting â¢unusual tiredness â¢yellowing of the eyes or skin
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome): â¢blurred vision â¢decreased sexual function or desire â¢headache â¢stomach gas, heartburn
Do not take this medicine with any of the following medications: â¢bexarotene â¢ezetimibe â¢other cholesterol medicines like clofibrate and fenofibrate â¢repaglinide â¢statin-type cholesterol lowering drugs like atorvastatin, cerivastatin, fluvastatin, lovastatin, pravastatin, or simvastatin
This medicine may also interact with the following medications: â¢warfarin â¢red yeast rice