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Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- A condition known as glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency
- Ever had an allergic reaction to fava beans
- A blood disorder called methemoglobinemia or hemoglobin M disease
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
- A smoker
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Flutamide and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Flutamide and Breastfeeding).