Methyldopa
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Methyldopa?

(meth il DOE pa)

• This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Do not run out of this medicine.

• If you are 65 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could have more side effects.

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• If you are taking this medicine and have high blood pressure, talk with healthcare provider before using over-the-counter products that may increase blood pressure. These include cough or cold remedies, diet pills, stimulants, ibuprofen or like products, and certain natural products or supplements.

• Do not take iron products within 2 hours of this medicine.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving,...

 
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