Precautions

Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex

It is very important that your doctor check your progress at regular visits to make sure this medicine is working properly and to check for unwanted effects. Blood tests may be needed to check for unwanted effects.

Using this medicine while you are pregnant can harm your unborn baby. If you are a woman who can get pregnant, your doctor may do tests to make sure you are not pregnant before starting treatment. Use an effective form of birth control to keep from getting pregnant while you are using this medicine and for at least 1 month after your last dose. Tell your doctor right away if you think you have become pregnant.

Do not use this medicine together with another soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC) stimulator. Do not use this medicine together with medicine to treat erectile dysfunction (eg, sildenafil). Using these medicines together may cause hypotension (low blood pressure).