Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- A history of suicidal thoughts or behaviors
- An enlarged prostate
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- Heart failure
- A history of a heart attack or other serious heart problems
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, hepatitis, or cirrhosis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure or renal failure
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Potiga and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Potiga and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Ezogabine to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
Dosing Information for EzogabineThe dose your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- Your age
- How you respond to the medication
- Other medications you are taking
- Other medical conditions you may have (especially liver or kidney problems).
As always, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Ezogabine Dosage for more information.)