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Rufinamide

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking rufinamide if you have:
 
  • Familial short QT syndrome (a genetic heart rhythm problem)
  • Liver disease, such as liver failure, hepatitis, or cirrhosis
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Rufinamide to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

Dosing Information for Rufinamide

The dose of rufinamide your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • Your age and weight
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
     
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
(Click Rufinamide Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

Rufinamide can potentially interact with a few other medications (see Drug Interactions With Rufinamide).
 
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