Hexalen may react with several other medicines (see Hexalen Drug Interactions).
Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Had severe bone marrow depression (very low red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets)
- Nerve damage or a disorder of the nervous system (the brain and nerves)
- Ever had a seizure
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Hexalen and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Hexalen 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 Hexalen Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
It is not entirely clear what to expect from an overdose with this medication. However, based on the known effects of the drug, an overdose could be potentially dangerous. Seek immediate medical attention if you may have taken too much Hexalen.
(Click Hexalen Overdose for more information.)