BNF Cautionary Labels

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  1. Aciclovir
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  2. Adcal-D3
    24. Suck or chew this medicine
  3. Allopurinol
    8. Warning: Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to stop

    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal

    27. Take with a full glass of water
  4. Amiodarone
    11. Protect your skin from sunlight—even on a bright but cloudy day. Do not use sunbeds
  5. Amitriptyline
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  6. Amoxicillin
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  7. Ampicillin
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop

    23. Take this medicine when your stomach is empty. This means an hour before food or 2 hours after food
  8. Aspirin Dispersible Tablets
    13. Dissolve or mix with water before taking

    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal

    32. Contains aspirin. Do not take anything else containing aspirin while taking this medicine (if aspirin not on label already)
  9. Aspirin EC Tablets
    5. Do not take indigestion remedies 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    25. Swallow this medicine whole. Do not chew or crush

    32. Contains aspirin. Do not take anything else containing aspirin while taking this medicine (if aspirin not on label already)
  10. Aspirin Tablets
    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal

    32. Contains aspirin. Do not take anything else containing aspirin while taking this medicine (if aspirin not on label already)
  11. Atenolol
    8. Warning: Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to stop
  12. Acenocoumarol
    10. Warning: Read the additional information given with this medicine
  13. Azathioprine
    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal
  14. Azithromycin capsules
    5. Do not take indigestion remedies 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop

    23. Take this medicine when your stomach is empty. This means an hour before food or 2 hours after food
  15. Azithromycin suspension and tablets
    5. Do not take indigestion remedies 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  16. Betahistine
    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal
  17. Bisoprolol
    8. Warning: Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to stop
  18. Buprenorphine S/L tablets
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol

    26. Dissolve this medicine under your tongue
  19. Cacit D3
    13. Dissolve or mix with water before taking
  20. Calcichew
    24. Suck or chew this medicine
  21. Carbamazepine liquid, suppositories and tablets
    3. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines

    8. Warning: Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to stop

    C: blood, hepatic or skin disorder symptoms, driving
  22. Cefalexin
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  23. Cefuroxime tablets
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop

    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal

    25. Swallow this medicine whole. Do not chew or crush
  24. Chlordiazepoxide
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  25. Chloroquine
    5. Do not take indigestion remedies 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    C: malaria prophylaxis
  26. Clarithromycin
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  27. Co-amoxiclav
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  28. Co-beneldopa
    10.Warning: Read the additional information given with this medicine

    14. This medicine may colour your urine. This is harmless (Reddish)

    21.Take with or just after food, or a meal

    C: Driving
  29. Co-careldopa
    10. Warning: Read the additional information given with this medicine

    14. This medicine may colour your urine. This is harmless (reddish)

    C: Driving
  30. Co-danthramer
    14. This medicine may colour your urine. This is harmless (red)
  31. Codeine phosphate syrup and tablets
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  32. Co-dydramol
    29. Do not take more than 2 at any one time. Do not take more than 8 in 24 hours

    30. Contains paracetamol. Do not take anything else containing paracetamol while taking this medicine
  33. Co-trimoxazole suspension and tablets
    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop
  34. Cyclizine
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  35. Dabigatran
    25. Swallow this medicine whole. Do not chew or crush
  36. Diazepam
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol

    OR

    19. Warning: This medicine makes you sleepy. If you still feel sleepy the next day, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  37. Diclofenac potassium
    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal
  38. Diclofenac sodium EC tablets
    5. Do not take indigestion remedies 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    25. Swallow this medicine whole. Do not chew or crush
  39. Dipyridamole M/R
    21. Take with or just after food, or a meal

    25. Swallow this medicine whole. Do not chew or crush
  40. Disulfiram
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol

    C: alcohol reaction
  41. Donepezil orodispersible tabs
    [C] administration
  42. Dosulepin
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol
  43. Doxazosin
    [C] initial dose, driving
  44. Doxycycline caps
    6. Do not take indigestion remedies, or medicines containing iron or zinc, 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    9. Space the doses evenly throughout the day. Keep taking this medicine until the course is finished, unless you are told to stop

    11. Protect your skin from sunlight—even on a bright but cloudy day. Do not use sunbeds

    27. Take with a full glass of water

    [C] posture, see BNF
  45. Doxycycline tabs
    6. Do not take indigestion remedies, or medicines containing iron or zinc, 2 hours before or after you take this medicine

    11. Protect your skin from sunlight—even on a bright but cloudy day. Do not use sunbeds

    27. Take with a full glass of water

    [C] posture, see BNF
  46. Duloxetine
    2. Warning: This medicine may make you sleepy. If this happens, do not drive or use tools or machines. Do not drink alcohol

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