Drug interactions between calcium carbonate and lanthanum carbonate
Interactions between your drugs
- Calcium carbonate is in the following drug classes: antacids, minerals and electrolytes.
- Calcium carbonate is used to treat the following conditions:
- Lanthanum carbonate is a member of the drug class phosphate binders.
- Lanthanum carbonate is used to treat Hyperphosphatemia of Renal Failure.
Drug and food interactions
lanthanum carbonate food
Applies to: lanthanum carbonate
Take lanthanum carbonate tablets with food or immediately after a meal to increase absorption by the body. Lanthanum carbonate tablets cannot be dissolved in water and therefore should not be given through feeding tubes because the tube may become clogged. 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 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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