Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
- Liver disease, such as hepatitis, cirrhosis, or liver failure
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Had a heart transplant
- High cholesterol or high triglycerides
- Skin cancer or a family member who has had skin cancer
- An infection of any kind
- A history of hepatitis B
- Genetic problems digesting the sugar galactose, such as glucose-galactose malabsorption or Lapp lactase deficiency
- Plans to receive a vaccine or will be in close contact with someone who will be receiving a vaccine
- A blood clotting disorder
- Anemia or other blood cell problems
- Any allergies, including to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Everolimus and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Everolimus and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Everolimus to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)