Drug InteractionsArimidex can potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Arimidex Drug Interactions).
What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Taking Arimidex?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this drug if you have:
- Not gone through menopause
- High cholesterol
- Heart disease
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Arimidex and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Arimidex and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Arimidex Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
People who take too much Arimidex may have symptoms that include:
- Stomach pain
- Blood in the stool
- Nausea and vomiting.
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Arimidex Overdose for more information.)