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Drug interactions between Arava and folic acid

Results for the following 2 drugs:
Arava (leflunomide)
folic acid

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between Arava and folic acid - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

Arava

A total of 763 drugs (3386 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Arava.

folic acid

A total of 25 drugs (168 brand and generic names) are known to interact with folic acid.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

leflunomide food

Applies to: Arava (leflunomide)

Leflunomide can be taken with or without food. It is important to take leflunomide regularly to get the most benefit. Discuss with your doctor the use of alcohol while taking leflunomide. Alcohol and leflunomide can both be damaging to the liver.

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
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 information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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