Drug interactions between carbenicillin and gentamicin
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between carbenicillin and gentamicin - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
A total of 65 drugs are known to interact with carbenicillin.
- Carbenicillin is in the drug class antipseudomonal penicillins.
- Carbenicillin is used to treat the following conditions:
- Gentamicin is a member of the drug class aminoglycosides.
- Gentamicin is used to treat the following conditions:
- Bacterial Endocarditis Prevention
- Bacterial Infection
- Bone infection
- Burns, External
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Febrile Neutropenia
- Intraabdominal Infection
- Kidney Infections
- Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
- Rabbit Fever
- Skin or Soft Tissue Infection
- Surgical Prophylaxis
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: carbenicillin
You may experience reduced absorption of carbenicillin in the presence of food. The effectiveness of the antibiotic may be reduced. Carbenicillin should be administered one hour before or two hours after meals. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Penicillin V and amoxicillin are not affected by food and may be given without regard to meals.
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.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.