Pitavastatin Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with pitavastatin:
Hmg-Coa Reductase Inhibitors (Includes Pitavastatin) ↔ Renal Disease
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
Applies to: Renal Dysfunction
Some HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors such as fluvastatin, have not been studied in patients with severe renal impairment or end-stage renal disease. Some others such as pitavastatin and simvastatin, require a dose reduction when used in this group of patients. Caution and close monitoring is advised when using these drugs in patients with renal impairment.
pitavastatin drug Interactions
There are 148 drug interactions with pitavastatin
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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