Are There Side Effects?Just like any medicine, Pexeva can cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Some of the most common side effects of Pexeva include but are not limited to:
- Ejaculation problems (see Pexeva and Sexual Side Effects)
- Dry mouth
(Click Pexeva Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug Interactions With PexevaPexeva may react with several other medications (see Pexeva Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, or have a family member with this condition
- A history of suicide attempts, or currently have thoughts about suicide or hurting yourself
- A history of seizures
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- A recent heart attack or unstable heart disease
- Low blood sodium (hyponatremia)
- Any bleeding problems, including recent stomach bleeding
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Pexeva and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Pexeva and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Pexeva Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)