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alpha-lipoic acid (cont.)

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What happens if I miss a dose (Alpha Lipoic, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Alpha-Lipoic-Acid-300)?

Consult your healthcare provider for instructions if you miss a dose.

What happens if I overdose (Alpha Lipoic, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Alpha-Lipoic-Acid-300)?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should I avoid while taking alpha-lipoic acid (Alpha Lipoic, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Alpha-Lipoic-Acid-300)?

Follow your healthcare provider's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.

What other drugs will affect alpha-lipoic acid (Alpha Lipoic, Alpha Lipoic Acid, Alpha-Lipoic-Acid-300)?

Do not take alpha-lipoic acid without medical advice if you are using any of the following medications:

This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with alpha-lipoic acid. Tell your healthcare provider about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your healthcare provider.

Where can I get more information?

Consult with a licensed healthcare professional before using any herbal/health supplement. Whether you are treated by a medical doctor or a practitioner trained in the use of natural medicines/supplements, make sure all your healthcare providers know about all of your medical conditions and treatments.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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