Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist
- If you have: QT interval prolongation, hypokalemia, arrhythmia, liver disorder, heart disease such as ischemic heart disease and cardiac failure, myasthenia gravis and Marfan syndrome.
If you have or have a history of convulsive diseases such as epilepsy.
If you have or have a history of or family history of aortic aneurysm and aortic dissection.
- If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)
Possible adverse reactions to this medicine
The most commonly reported adverse reactions include injection site reaction such as injection site erythema, injection site pain, injection site induration, and injection site swelling, diarrhea and rash. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
- breathing difficulty, decreased blood pressure, edema, redness [shock, anaphylaxis]
- sore throat, fever [leukopenia]
- fever, dry cough, respiratory distress [interstitial pneumonia]
- chest pain, palpitations, shortness of breath [QT interval prolongation, ventricular tachycardia]
- sweating, chills, palpitations [hypoglycemia]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.