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Some precautions and warnings with isocarboxazid involve an increased risk for health problems such as suicidal thoughts, high blood pressure, and low blood sugar. Some of the potential risks with isocarboxazid can also lead to life-threatening and dangerous conditions. Therefore, be sure to tell your healthcare provider if you have any existing medical conditions (such as heart disease or high blood pressure) and if you are taking any prescription or non-prescription medications.

Isocarboxazid: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking isocarboxazid (Marplan®) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
 
  • Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding
  • Drink alcohol regularly.
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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