There is only one standard recommended dosage, regardless of your age or weight. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Apriso Dosage for more information.)
As with any medicine, there are possible side effects with Apriso. However, not everyone who takes it will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate the medication well. When side effects do occur, in most cases they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects include, but are not limited to:
(Click Apriso Side Effects to learn more about these potential side effects.)
Apriso can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Apriso Drug Interactions for more information).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Kidney disease, including kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, including liver failure, hepatitis, or cirrhosis
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Apriso and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Apriso and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your health care provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Apriso Warnings and Precautions for more information on this topic, including information on who should not take Apriso.)