Drug interactions between alfuzosin and finasteride
Interactions between your drugs
- Alfuzosin is in the drug class antiadrenergic agents, peripherally acting.
- Alfuzosin is used to treat Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia.
- Finasteride is a member of the drug class 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors.
- Finasteride is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: alfuzosin
Food can enhance the levels of alfuzosin in your body. Alfuzosin should be taken just after eating food. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Take alfuzosin after the same meal each day. Do not take it on an empty stomach.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
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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