Drug interactions between bexarotene and iodine
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between bexarotene and iodine - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Bexarotene is in the drug class miscellaneous antineoplastics.
- Bexarotene is used to treat Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma.
A total of 3 drugs are known to interact with iodine.
- Iodine is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: bexarotene
Food helps with the absorption of bexarotene from the gastrointestinal tract into the blood stream. You should take each dose the same time everyday with a meal. Avoid consuming large amounts of grapefruit or grapefruit juice during treatment, since doing so may increase the blood levels of bexarotene. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns about your medication. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
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
|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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