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Canesten 6 Day Pessary (clotrimazole topical) Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with Canesten 6 Day Pessary (clotrimazole topical):


Clotrimazole lozenges (Includes Canesten 6 Day Pessary) ↔ liver impairment

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Liver Disease

Abnormal liver function tests have been reported in patients treated with clotrimazole lozenges. Elevated SGOT levels were reported in about 15% of patients in clinical trials. Elevations were usually minimal and difficult to distinguish if caused by clotrimazole, other treatments or underlying disease. Periodic assessment of liver function is recommended, especially in patients with preexisting liver impairment.

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Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
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.
Unknown No information available.

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