Precautions

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It is important that your doctor check your or your child's progress at regular visits to make sure that this medicine is working properly. Blood tests and eye exams will be needed to check for unwanted effects.

Using high doses of this medicine may cause a condition called Ehler-Danlos like syndrome. Check with your doctor right away if you or your child have unusual changes on your skin and bones, such as stretch marks, broken bones, or joint problems.

Serious skin reactions can occur with this medicine. Check with your doctor right away if you have blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin, red skin lesions, severe skin rash, sores or ulcers on the skin, or chills while you or your child are using this medicine.

This medicine may cause stomach or bowel ulcers or bleeding. Check with your doctor right away if you or your child have severe stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, or if you are vomiting blood that looks like coffee grounds.

This medicine may affect how your brain is working. Tell your doctor right away if you or your child develop seizures, depression, or if you become very sleepy while taking this medicine.

This medicine may cause some people to become dizzy or drowsy. Make sure you know how you react to this medicine before you drive, use machines, or do anything else that could be dangerous if you are dizzy or not alert.

Check with your doctor right away if you have dizziness, headache, hearing loss, nausea, blurred or double vision, loss of vision, pain behind the eyes, or pain with eye movement.