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Drug interactions between Benzagel-5 and Symbicort

Results for the following 2 drugs:
Benzagel-5 (benzoyl peroxide topical)
Symbicort (budesonide/formoterol)

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between Benzagel-5 and Symbicort - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

Benzagel-5

A total of 6 drugs are known to interact with Benzagel-5.

Symbicort

A total of 1165 drugs are known to interact with Symbicort.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

budesonide food

Applies to: Symbicort (budesonide / formoterol)

You should avoid the regular consumption of large amounts of grapefruits and grapefruit juice while taking budesonide. Grapefruit can raise the levels of budesonide in your body and lead to increased side effects. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor.

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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

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

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