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Drug Interactions between adenovirus vaccine and HiDex

This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:

  • adenovirus vaccine
  • HiDex (dexamethasone)

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Interactions between your drugs

Moderate

dexamethasone adenovirus vaccine, live

Applies to: HiDex (dexamethasone) and adenovirus vaccine

If you are currently being treated or have recently been treated with dexamethasone, you should let your doctor know before receiving adenovirus vaccine, live. The use of adenovirus vaccine, live has not been adequately studied in patients receiving medications that affect the immune system, and it is not known whether you may have an increased risk of side effects or a reduced response to the vaccine. In some situations, your doctor may want to delay vaccination to give your body time to recover from the effects of dexamethasone therapy. If you have recently been vaccinated with adenovirus vaccine, live, your doctor may choose to postpone treatment with dexamethasone for a couple of weeks. 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.

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Drug and food interactions

No interactions were found. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

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

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.

Further information

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