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What should I discuss with my health care provider before taking pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Do not use this medication if you are allergic to pamabrom or if you are unable to urinate.
Before taking pamabrom, tell your doctor if you have high blood pressure, heart disease, or kidney disease. If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take pamabrom.
Pamabrom may or may not be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant while you are taking this medication.
It is not known whether pamabrom passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
How should I take pamabrom (Aqua-Ban, Aqua-Ban with Pamabrom)?
Use this medication exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended.
The usual dose of pamabrom is 1 tablet taken 4 times per day.
Do not take more than 4 tablets in one day (24 hours).
Pamabrom will cause you to urinate more than usual. This is a sign that the medication is working.
Store pamabrom at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
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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