Iodides (sodium iodide) Disease Interactions
There are 2 disease interactions with Iodides (sodium iodide):
Iodine (applies to Iodides) thyroid/metabolic abnormality
Moderate Potential Hazard, High plausibility. Applicable conditions: Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism
Elevated serum iodine levels can lead to altered thyroid function and metabolic abnormalities in patients receiving oral iodine therapy as well as topical therapy. Iodine should be used cautiously in patients with thyroid disorders. Monitoring thyroid function is recommended.
- "Product Information. Iodopen (sodium iodide)." Fujisawa, Deerfield, IL.
- "Product Information. Betadine Ophthalmic (povidone iodine ophthalmic)." Akorn Inc, Lincolnshire, IL.
- "Product Information. Betadine Ointment (povidone iodine topical)." Purdue Frederick Company, Norwalk, CT.
Sodium iodide (applies to Iodides) renal impairment
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applicable conditions: Renal Dysfunction
Sodium iodide is known to be substantially excreted by the kidney, and the risk of toxic reactions to this drug may be greater in patients with impaired renal function.
Iodides (sodium iodide) drug interactions
There are 3 drug interactions with Iodides (sodium iodide)
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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 interaction information available.|