Comtan can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see Comtan Drug Interactions).
Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Comtan if you have:
- A bile duct obstruction or gallbladder disease
- Lung problems, such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Comtan and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Comtan and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Comtan Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
It is not known what to expect from an overdose with Comtan, although some studies suggest that taking too much may cause the following symptoms:
- Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
- Loose stools
- Breathing problems
- Loss of coordination
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Comtan Overdose for more information.)