black cohosh (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Menopause Support)?
Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Menopause Support)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
Symptoms of a black cohosh overdose are not well known but might include nausea, dizziness, seizures, visual disturbances, reduced pulse rate, and increased perspiration.
What should I avoid while taking black cohosh (Menopause Support)?
Follow your healthcare provider's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect black cohosh (Menopause Support)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with black cohosh. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
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.
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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