Drug Interactions between acyclovir and Nexium
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Nexium (esomeprazole)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between acyclovir and Nexium. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Acyclovir is in the drug class purine nucleosides.
Acyclovir is used to treat the following conditions:
- Cold Sores
- Herpes Simplex
- Herpes Simplex - Congenital
- Herpes Simplex Encephalitis
- Herpes Simplex, Mucocutaneous/Immunocompetent Host
- Herpes Simplex, Mucocutaneous/Immunocompromised Host
- Herpes Simplex, Suppression
- Herpes Zoster
- Infectious Mononucleosis
- Ramsay Hunt Syndrome
- Nexium is in the drug class proton pump inhibitors.
- Nexium is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Nexium (esomeprazole)
Food may interfere with the absorption of esomeprazole. Esomeprazole should be taken at least one hour before meals and at the same time every day. When esomeprazole is given to patients receiving continuous enteral nutrition (tube feedings), the tube feeding should be interrupted for at least 1 hour before and 1 hour after the dose of esomeprazole. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
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.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.