Who should not take aprepitant?

You should not take aprepitant capsules (Emend):

  • if you are allergic to any components of the medication (see the ingredients label)
  • if you take pimozide (Orap), since this medication can be life threatening when taken with aprepitant capsules

If you have questions, talk with your doctor or pharmacist.

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