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Dosing Information

The dose of Sylatron your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on your weight and how well you tolerate the medication. As always, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Sylatron Dosage for more information.)

Side Effects of Sylatron

Just like any medicine, Sylatron may cause side effects. Many people who use this drug will develop some sort of side effect. In many cases, the reactions are merely bothersome and not usually dangerous. In other cases, the side effects may be so severe or dangerous that the medication must be stopped.
Some of the most common side effects include but are not limited to:
  • Fatigue
  • Elevated liver enzymes (found using a blood test)
  • Fever
  • Headaches.
(Click Sylatron Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions

Sylatron may react with several other medications (see Sylatron Drug Interactions).

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
  • Depression or other mood disorders
  • Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
  • Thyroid problems
  • Diabetes
  • Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Sylatron Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)
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