Papacon (papaverine) Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with Papacon (papaverine):
Papaverine derivatives (Includes Papacon) ↔ complete AV heart block
Severe Potential Hazard, High plausibility. Applies to: Heart Block
The use of papaverine and papaverine derivatives is contraindicated in patients with complete AV heart block. When conduction is depressed, these agents can induce transient ectopic rhythms of ventricular origin, either premature beats or paroxysmal tachycardia. Therapy with these agents should be administered cautiously in patients with conduction disturbances, including sinus bradyarrhythmia and partial or first-degree AV block.
- "Product Information. Papacon (papaverine)." Hoechst Marion-Roussel Inc, Kansas City, MO.
Papacon (papaverine) drug interactions
There are 260 drug interactions with Papacon (papaverine)
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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 information available.|
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