Sirturo may react with several other medicines (see Sirturo Drug Interactions).
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Ever had an abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- A heart problem known as QT prolongation or congenital long QT syndrome
- Heart failure
- Hypothyroidism (an underactive thyroid)
- Been told you have low blood levels of calcium, magnesium, or potassium
- Had a recent heart attack
- Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Drink alcohol
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Sirturo and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Sirturo 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 Sirturo Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
At this time, it is not entirely clear what to expect from an overdose with Sirturo. Seek immediate medical attention if you may have taken too much of this or any other drug.
(Click Sirturo Overdose for more information.)