acetohydroxamic acid (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Lithostat)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Remember to acetohydroxamic acid on an empty stomach.
What happens if I overdose (Lithostat)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include weakness, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, or tremors.
What should I avoid while taking acetohydroxamic acid (Lithostat)?
Avoid drinking alcohol. Drinking alcohol while taking this medication can cause you to have warmth, redness, or tingling under your skin. This may be an unpleasant side effect.
Avoid taking vitamin or mineral supplements that contain iron, unless your doctor has told you to.
What other drugs will affect acetohydroxamic acid (Lithostat)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with acetohydroxamic acid. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about acetohydroxamic acid.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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