- Avoid activities requiring mental alertness or coordination until drug effects are known (drug may cause excessive somnolence and impaired cognition).
- Tell your doctor if you are planning a major surgery with anesthesia (drug impairs ability of heart to respond to reflex adrenergic stimuli).
- Drug may cause diarrhea, nausea, dyspepsia, chest pain, limb pain, headaches, dizziness, insomnia, and fatigue.
- If you have diabetes, your blood sugar should be carefully monitor as drug may mask symptoms of hypoglycemia.
- Do not stop this medicine suddenly (this may precipitate hypertension, angina, or myocardial infarction).
- Patient should take extended-release tablet with or immediately following meals.
- If you miss a missed dose, skip the missed dose and maintain a regular dosing schedule.
Last modified January 14, 2014 by Christian M. Muenyi