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Vismodegib Disease Interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with vismodegib:

Moderate

Hedgehog pathway inhibitors (applies to vismodegib) musculoskeletal disorders

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility. Applicable conditions: History - Musculoskeletal Disorder

Musculoskeletal adverse reactions, which may be accompanied by serum creatine kinase elevations have been reported with the use of drugs that inhibit the hedgehog pathway. It is recommended to obtain serum creatine kinase levels and renal function tests prior to initiating therapy, periodically during treatment, and as clinically indicated. Care should be taken when prescribing these agents to patients presenting musculoskeletal pain or myalgia. Temporary dose interruption or discontinuation of therapy may be required based on the severity of musculoskeletal adverse reactions.

Vismodegib drug interactions

There are 58 drug interactions with vismodegib

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.

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