Drug Interaction Report
Drug interactions for the following 3 drug(s):
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Interactions between your selected drugs
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
No other interactions were found between your selected drugs.
Note: this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Other drugs that your selected drugs interact with
- nitazoxanide interacts with 9 other drugs.
- valproic acid interacts with more than 300 other drugs.
- Flagyl (metronidazole) interacts with more than 100 other drugs.
Interactions between your selected drugs and food
Food can enhance the levels of nitazoxanide in your body. Nitazoxanide should be taken just after eating food. Do not take it on an empty stomach. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication.
Therapeutic Duplication Warnings
Note: The benefits of taking this combination of medicines may outweigh any therapeutic duplication issues. Check with your healthcare provider to determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
The maximum recommended number of ingredients in the 'amebicides' category to be taken concurrently is one. Your list includes two ingredients belonging to the 'amebicides' category:
- metronidazole (active ingredient in Flagyl)
Drug Interaction Classification
The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
|Major||Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderate||Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minor||Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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