Drug interactions between calcium carbonate and sevelamer
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between calcium carbonate and sevelamer - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Calcium carbonate is in the following drug classes: antacids, minerals and electrolytes.
- Calcium carbonate is used to treat the following conditions:
- Sevelamer is a member of the drug class phosphate binders.
- Sevelamer is used to treat Hyperphosphatemia of Renal Failure.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: sevelamer
Sevelamer may interact with other medications if taken directly with them. As a precaution, other medications that can be affected by changes in blood levels should be administered 1 hour before or 3 hours after sevelamer. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication.
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.