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Drug interactions between astemizole and itraconazole

Results for the following 2 drugs:
astemizole
itraconazole

Interactions between your drugs

Major

itraconazole astemizole

Applies to: itraconazole and astemizole

Itraconazole is no longer on the market in the U.S. Do not take itraconazole with any other medication.

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Drug and food interactions

Major

astemizole food

Applies to: astemizole

Astemizole is no longer on the market in the US. Do not take astemizole with any other medication, food, or beverage.

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Moderate

itraconazole food

Applies to: itraconazole

Food increases the absorption of itraconazole capsules but decreases the absorption of itraconazole oral solution. Capsules should be taken immediately after a full meal and the solution be taken on an empty stomach to ensure best results.

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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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