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What should I avoid while taking Solodyn?

You should talk with your doctor about any medications or supplements you are taking. Since Solodyn causes sensitivity to sunlight, you should use sunscreen and avoid the sun when possible. Also, do not take any products containing minerals, such as iron, calcium and magnesium within two hours of taking Solodyn. This may include antacids and multivitamins. In addition, if you are using birth control pills you should consider an alternative method of contraception while taking Solodyn.

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