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How does pilocarpine interact with other medications or foods?

Taking pilocarpine with other medications may increase the risk of side effects. Tell your doctor if you are taking beta-blockers, which may increase the risk of heart-related side effects. Pilocarpine may also interfere with the effectiveness of other medications. Make sure your doctor is aware of all medications you are taking before using pilocarpine. Inform your doctor if you have any food allergies, or are allergic to any of the ingredients in pilocarpine.

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