Digoxin

generic for Digitek

Digoxin Warnings

  • It is very important that you take or use this exactly as directed. Do not skip doses or discontinue unless directed by your doctor.
  • Herbal/dietary supplement products may interact with this medication. Discuss any such product with your doctor or pharmacist before taking.
  • May cause dizziness
  • This drug may impair the ability to operate a vehicle, vessel (e.g., boat), or machinery. Use care until you become familiar with its effects.
  • Store in cool, dry place.
  • Do not take this medicine within 2 hours of food high in fiber.

Lactation Warnings

  • LIMITED DATA SUGGEST LOW AMOUNTS EXCRETED W/ NO ADVERSE EFFECT ON THE INFANT

Pregnancy Warnings

  • Human data do not suggest adverse effects or developmental toxicity with exposure. Digoxin has been shown to cross the placenta and is found in amniotic fluid. Monitor neonates for signs and symptoms of digoxin toxicity, including vomiting, and cardiac arrhythmias. Digitalis/digoxin requirements may increase during pregnancy Monitor serum digitalis/digoxin levels during pregnancy and adjust dose accordingly. Untreated heart failure or atrial fibrillation may worsen with pregnancy and lead to maternal or fetal death.