Drug interactions between Avastin and Torisel
Interactions between your drugs
- Avastin is in the drug class VEGF/VEGFR inhibitors.
- Avastin is used to treat the following conditions:
- Torisel is a member of the drug class mTOR inhibitors.
- Torisel is used to treat Renal Cell Carcinoma.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Torisel (temsirolimus)
If you are receiving therapy with temsirolimus you should avoid grapefruits and grapefruit juice. Grapefruit can raise the levels of temsirolimus in your body and lead to dangerous side effects. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor.
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.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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