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Drug Interactions

Avodart can potentially interact with a number of other medicines.
(Click Avodart Drug Interactions for more information about these possible interactions.)

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider before taking this medication if you have:
  • Liver disease or failure, including cirrhosis
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you currently take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Avodart Warnings and Precautions for more information on this topic, including information on who should not take this drug.)


In studies, large doses of Avodart did not cause any overdose symptoms.
If you happen to overdose, or if you are a pregnant woman who has taken any amount of Avodart, seek medical attention immediately.
(Click Avodart Overdose for more information.)

Storage Methods

The medication should be stored at room temperature away from moisture or heat. Avodart capsules should be kept in an airtight container. Because Avodart is so dangerous to pregnant women, women should not take it if they are pregnant or may be pregnant.
Keep Avodart and all medications out of the reach of children.
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