Safety Concerns With Avage
Dosing InformationThere is only one standard recommended dose for this medication, regardless of your age or weight. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Avage Dosage to learn more.)
Side Effects of AvageJust like any medicine, Avage may cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. In fact, many people tolerate it quite well.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Most side effects improve over time. Serious reactions are less common.
The most common side effects of this medication include:
- Burning sensation
- Dry skin.
(Click Avage Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsAvage can potentially interact with a few medications (see Avage Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using Avage if you have:
- A sunburn
- Any allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Avage and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Avage and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Avage Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use this drug.)