Tell the doctor if the patient is taking any other medicines, including medicines that are bought without a prescription from a pharmacy, supermarket or health food shop.
Some medicines and Hemator may interfere with each other. These include many medicines that are eliminated from the body through the liver: St. John's wort, a herbal medicine found in many products that can be bought without a prescription.
Paracetamol, a medicine found in many common pain relievers and cold remedies (e.g. Panadol, Panadeine, Codral, Tylenol) which are known to be associated with liver toxicity. A patient, who was taking paracetamol regularly for fever, died of acute liver failure. Although the cause is currently unknown, special caution should be exercised when using paracetamol and Hemator.
Antibiotic medicines such as rifampicin, ketoconazole, erythromycin, clarithromycin, itraconazole.
Antiviral medicines used to treat HIV/AIDS.
Dexamethasone, a steroid medicine.
Medicines for high cholesterol, such as simvastatin.
Medicines used to treat epilepsy, such as phenytoin, carbamazepine, phenobarbitone.
Warfarin, a medicine used to prevent blood clots.
Some medicines used to treat mental disorders and depression.
Some medicines used to treat high blood pressure and heart problems.
The patient may need to take different amounts of these medicines or the patient may need to take different medicines. The doctor and pharmacist have more information.
Tell the doctor about these things before taking this medicine.