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Feraheme (ferumoxytol) Disease Interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Feraheme (ferumoxytol):

Moderate

Ferrous Salts (Includes Feraheme) ↔ Hypersensitivity Reactions

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

Applies to: Allergies

Serious hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylaxis- type reactions, some of which have been life-threatening have been reported in patients using some injection iron products. Patients may present with shock, clinically significant hypotension, loss of consciousness, and/or collapse. These products should be administered cautiously, especially in patients with a history of significant allergies. Patients should be monitored during and at least 30 minutes after the administration. Epinephrine should be immediately available in the event of acute hypersensitivity reactions.

Moderate

Ferumoxytol (Includes Feraheme) ↔ Hypotension

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

Applies to: Hypotension

Clinically significant hypotension has been reported in clinical trials and postmarketing after the administration of ferumoxytol injection. Patients should be monitored for signs and symptoms of hypotension after administration.

Feraheme (ferumoxytol) drug Interactions

There are 50 drug interactions with Feraheme (ferumoxytol)

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.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

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