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Paliperidone Palmitate

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to receiving this medication if you have:
  • Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure
  • Any kind of dementia, including Alzheimer's dementia or dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)
  • Parkinson's disease
  • A certain heart arrhythmia known as QT prolongation or long QT syndrome
  • Any other heart arrhythmia (abnormal heartbeat)
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Diabetes or high blood glucose (sugar) or a close family member with diabetes
  • High cholesterol
  • Heart disease or congestive heart failure
  • A history of a heart attack or stroke
  • Been told you have a low white blood cell count
  • Low levels of potassium or magnesium in your blood
  • Seizures or a seizure disorder
  • Ever had thoughts of suicide or harming yourself
  • A tendency to be dehydrated or will be exposed to high temperatures
  • A history of dizziness or fainting
  • Narrowing or blockage of the stomach or intestines
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • 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 Precautions and Warnings With Paliperidone Palmitate to learn more, including information on who should not receive the drug.)
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