Levrix (levocetirizine) Disease Interactions
There are 2 disease interactions with Levrix (levocetirizine):
Levocetirizine (Includes Levrix) ↔ Renal Impairment
Severe Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Renal Dysfunction
The use of levocetirizine is contraindicated in patients with end-stage renal disease (CrCl < 10 mL/min), and in patients undergoing hemodialysis. It is also contraindicated in pediatric patients (ages 6 months to 11 years) with impaired renal function. Levocetirizine is excreted by the kidneys and the risk of adverse reactions is greater in patients with renal impairment. Caution is advised.
Levocetirizine (Includes Levrix) ↔ Urinary Retention
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Urinary Tract Obstruction
Urinary retention has been reported postmarketing in patients using levocetirizine. Caution is advised in patients with predisposing factors of urinary retention such as patients with prostatic hyperplasia, or spinal cord lesions.
Levrix (levocetirizine) drug Interactions
There are 578 drug interactions with Levrix (levocetirizine)
Levrix (levocetirizine) alcohol/food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with Levrix (levocetirizine)
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 information available.|
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