Iloprost Disease Interactions
There are 2 disease interactions with iloprost:
Iloprost (applies to iloprost) hypotension
Major Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility.
Iloprost should not be initiated in patients with systolic blood pressure below 85 mmHg. The risk of syncope in association with physical exertion can occur in pulmonary arterial hypertension and the occurrence may reflect a therapeutic gap or insufficient efficacy. The need to adjust dose or change therapy should be considered. It is recommended to monitor vital signs when initiating treatment with iloprost in patients at risk.
Iloprost (applies to iloprost) bronchospasm
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applicable conditions: Pulmonary Impairment
Iloprost can induce bronchospasm and may be more severe or frequent in patients with history of hyperreactive airways. Close monitoring is recommended when using iloprost in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, severe asthma, or with acute pulmonary infections.
Iloprost drug interactions
There are 284 drug interactions with iloprost
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|