Taking Zetia (Ezetimibe) during pregnancy, allergy warnings

Features questions and information about Zetia structure, Ezetimibe pregnancy & Zetia allergy warnings. What should I ask before taking Zetia Ezetimibe.




You should not use this medication if you are allergic to ezetimibe, or if you have liver disease.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have:

  • kidney disease
  • diabetes
  • overactive thyroid; or
  • if you use steroid medicine or hormones (including birth control pills)

If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take ezetimibe.

In rare cases, cholesterol-lowering medication can cause a condition that results in the breakdown of skeletal muscle tissue. This condition can lead to kidney failure. Call your doctor at once if you have unexplained muscle pain or tenderness, muscle weakness, fever or flu symptoms, and dark colored urine.

FDA pregnancy category C. This medication may be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

It is not known whether ezetimibe 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.

Older adults may be more likely to have side effects from this medicine.











Zetia (Ezetimibe) Links:

Generic Zetia
Zetia prescription
Zetia cost
Zetia indications, symptoms
Zetia toxicity
Zetia interaction
Zetia stomach, liver, heart possible problems
Zetia maximum doses
Zetia poisoning
Zetia taking daily
Zetia allergy
Zetia pregnancy
Zetia warning
Zetia info


 

 

More drugs starting with letter Z (by Brand Name):

Zerit XR (Stavudine)
Zerlor (Apap/Caffeine/Dihydrocodeine)
Zero-Order Release (Aspirin)
Zeroxin (Benzoyl Peroxide Topical)
Zervalx
Zestoretic (Hydrochlorothiazide Lisinopril)
Zestril (Lisinopril)
Zetacet (Sulfacetamide Sodium Sulfur Topical)
Zetacet Wash (Sulfacetamide Sodium Sulfur Topical)
Zetar (Coal Tar Topical)
Zetia (Ezetimibe)
Zetran (Diazepam)
Z-Gen (Multivitamin With Minerals)
Ziac (Bisoprolol Hydrochlorothiazide)
Ziagen (Abacavir)
Ziana (Clindamycin Tretinoin Topical)
Zicam Extreme Congestion Relief (Oxymetazoline Nasal)
Zicam Sinus Relief (Oxymetazoline Nasal)
Ziconotide
Zidovudine
Zilactin-B (Benzocaine Topical)
Zilactin-L (Lidocaine Topical)
Zilactin (Tannic Acid Topical)
Zileuton
Zinacef (Cefuroxime)
Zinc-220 (Zinc Sulfate)
Zinc 50 mg Pink (Zinc Sulfate)
Zinc Acetate
zinc acetate topical
Zinca-pak (Zinc Sulfate)