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Kao-Spen (kaolin / pectin) Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with Kao-Spen (kaolin / pectin):


Kaolin (Includes Kao-Spen) ↔ intestinal obstruction

Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Gastrointestinal Obstruction

The use of kaolin is contraindicated in patients with intestinal obstruction.

Kao-Spen (kaolin / pectin) drug interactions

There are 228 drug interactions with Kao-Spen (kaolin / pectin)

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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Further information

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