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Palonosetron Disease Interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with palonosetron:


Palonosetron (applies to palonosetron) end stage renal disease

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applicable conditions: Renal Dysfunction

Mild to moderate renal impairment does not significantly affect palonosetron pharmacokinetic parameters. However, total systemic exposure increased approximately 28% in patients with severe renal impairment. Additionally, the pharmacokinetics of palonosetron have not been studied in patients with end-stage renal disease. Caution is advised.


Palonosetron (applies to palonosetron) hepatic impairment

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applicable conditions: Liver Disease

No dosage adjustment for palonosetron is necessary for patients with mild to moderate hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh score 5 to 8). Limited data are available in patients with severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh score greater than 9). It is recommended to avoid use of palonosetron in patients with severe hepatic impairment.

Palonosetron drug interactions

There are 278 drug interactions with palonosetron

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

Further information

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