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MDP-25 (medronic acid) Disease Interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with MDP-25 (medronic acid):


Medronic acid (Includes MDP-25) ↔ obesity/renal dysfunction

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Renal Dysfunction, Obesity

The image quality obtained using Technetium Tc 99m medronate may be adversely affected by obesity, old age, or renal impairment.


Medronic acid/oxidronate (Includes MDP-25) ↔ hypocalcemia

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applies to: Hypocalcemia, Alkalosis

Technetium TC 99m may form complexes with cations such as calcium. Caution is advised when used in patients with or predisposed to hypocalcemia (e.g., alkalosis).

MDP-25 (medronic acid) alcohol/food interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food interaction with MDP-25 (medronic acid)

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.

Further information

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