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Cefixime Drug Interactions

Currently displaying a list of 56 drugs known to interact with cefixime.

See also: The most common drugs checked in combination with this medicine.

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Medications known to interact with cefixime

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    • entecavir (Baraclude)
    • estradiol (Estrace, Estradiol Patch, Climara, Minivelle, Vivelle-Dot, Estrogel, Vivelle, Estrogen Patches, Femring, Divigel, Evamist, Delestrogen, Elestrin, Alora, Estraderm, Estradot, Elleste Solo, Estrofem, Oestrogel, Menostar, Valergen, Evorel, Progynova, Primogyn Depot, Oestradiol Implants, Estradiol G GAM, Estreva, Depo-Estradiol, Estra-C, Oesclim, Menaval-20, Oestrogel Pump-Pack, Aerodiol, Sandrena, Fematrix, FemTab, Estrasorb, Femtran, Climodien, Organon Oestradiol, Estra Pellets, Depogen, Dep Gynogen, Gynogen LA 20, Dioval 40, Dioval XX, Duragen, Estra-V 40, Estro-Cyp, Gynodiol, Estro-Span 40, Medidiol 10, Dura-Estrin, Fempatch, Esclim, Estragyn LA 5, Clinagen LA 40, Estro-LA, Estradot 37.5, Estradot 50, Estradot 75, Estradot 100, Dermestril, FemSeven, Progynova TS, Zumenon, Adgyn Estro, FemSeven Sequi Phase I, Menorest Patch, Nuvelle TS Phase I, Climaval, Bedol, Delidose, Dermestril Septem, Estrapatch, Femsept, Menorest, Oestrodose, Oromone, Provames, Systen, Thais, Thaissept, Dotti, Femtrace)
    • estradiol / levonorgestrel (Climara Pro)
    • estradiol / medroxyprogesterone (Lunelle)
    • estradiol / norethindrone (CombiPatch, Activella, Mimvey, Amabelz, Lopreeza, Mimvey Lo, Ena)
    • estradiol / norgestimate (Prefest, Ortho-Prefest)
    • estradiol / progesterone (Bijuva)
    • estradiol / testosterone (Depo-Testadiol, Depotestogen, Dep Androgyn, Delatestadiol, Estra-Testrin, Valertest No 1, Duo-Cyp, Dura-Dumone, Duratestrin)
    • ethacrynic acid (Edecrin, Sodium Edecrin)
    • ethinyl estradiol (Estinyl)
    • ethinyl estradiol / ethynodiol (Kelnor 1/35, Zovia 1/35E, Zovia 1/50E, Demulen 1/35, Demulen, Demulen 1/50, Kelnor 1/50, Lo-Malmorede, Malmorede)
    • ethinyl estradiol / etonogestrel (NuvaRing)
    • ethinyl estradiol / folic acid / levonorgestrel (FaLessa Kit)
    • ethinyl estradiol / levonorgestrel (Aviane, Alesse, Seasonique, Lutera, Seasonale, Levora, Orsythia, Portia, Altavera, Amethyst, Amethia, Vienva, Trivora, Lessina, Sronyx, Aubra, Jolessa, Daysee, Camrese, Introvale, Ashlyna, Larissia, Kurvelo, Alesse-28, Falmina, Levlen, Lillow, Balcoltra, LoSeasonique, Lybrel, Setlakin, Nordette, Triphasil, Chateal, Enpresse, Quasense, Simpesse, Levonest, Afirmelle, Amethia Lo, Chateal EQ, Marlissa, Rivelsa, Ayuna, Fayosim, Jaimiess, Alesse-21, Preven EC, CamreseLo, Myzilra, Quartette, Lo Simpesse, Cerinta, Nordette-21, Elifemme, Nordette-28, Tri-Levlen, Triphasil-21, Triphasil-28, Sylevia, Levlite, Triquilar 21, Triquilar 28, Min-Ovral 21, Min-Ovral 28, Delyla, Iclevia, Aubra EQ)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norelgestromin (Xulane, Ortho Evra)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norethindrone (Lo Loestrin Fe, Junel Fe 1/20, Necon 1/35, Taytulla, Microgestin Fe 1/20, Minastrin 24 Fe, Estrostep Fe, Loestrin 21 1/20, Loestrin Fe 1/20, Blisovi 24 Fe, Loestrin 24 Fe, Loestrin Fe 1.5/30, Nortrel 1/35, Junel Fe 1.5/30, Junel 1.5/30, Blisovi Fe 1/20, Junel Fe 24, Mibelas 24 Fe, Jinteli, Microgestin 1/20, Microgestin 1.5/30, Larin Fe 1/20, Melodetta 24 Fe, Blisovi Fe 1.5/30, Pirmella 1/35, Cyclafem 1/35, femhrt, Junel 1/20, Wymzya Fe, Tarina Fe 1/20, Microgestin Fe 1.5/30, Fyavolv, Alyacen 1/35, Layolis Fe, Ortho-Novum 7/7/7, Ortho-Novum 1/35, Necon 0.5/35, Necon 10/11, Necon 7/7/7, Nortrel 0.5/35, Balziva, Femcon Fe, Tri-Legest Fe, Brevicon, Gildess Fe 1/20, Nortrel 7/7/7, Aranelle, Kaitlib Fe, Tri-Legest, Tilia Fe, Dasetta, Vyfemla, Larin 24 Fe, Jevantique, Hailey 24 Fe, Pirmella 7/7/7, Modicon, Ovcon 35, Norinyl 1+35, Loestrin 21 1.5/30, Ovcon 50, Jenest, Ortho-Novum 10/11, Leena, Zenchent Fe, Zenchent, Nylia 1/35, Aurovela Fe 1.5/30, Tarina 24 Fe, Briellyn, Alyacen 7/7/7, Larin Fe 1.5/30, Gildess 1/20, Microgestin 24 Fe, Larin 1.5/30, Larin 1/20, Generess Fe, Gildess 24 Fe, Hailey Fe 1/20, Wera, Cyclafem 7/7/7, Genora 0.5/35, Nelova 0.5/35, Gildess Fe 1.5/30, Genora 1/35, Norethin 1/35 E, Nelova 10/11, Nelova 1/35, Tri-Norinyl, Ovcon 35 Fe, Nylia 7/7/7, Cyonanz, Aurovela 24 Fe, Aurovela Fe 1/20, Aurovela 1/20, Leribane, Aurovela 1.5/30, Cyclafem 0.5/35, Lo Minastrin Fe, Gildagia, Lomedia 24 Fe, Dasetta 7/7/7, Philith, Dasetta 1/35, Zeosa, Hailey 1.5/30, Hailey Fe 1.5/30, Nexesta Fe, Gildess 1.5/30, Jevantique Lo)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norgestimate (Sprintec, Ortho Tri-Cyclen, Tri-Sprintec, TriNessa, Estarylla, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, Mononessa, Tri-Lo-Sprintec, Ortho Cyclen, Femynor, Mono-Linyah, TriNessa Lo, Tri-Lo-Estarylla, Tri-Estarylla, Tri-Linyah, Tri-Lo-Marzia, VyLibra, Tri-Previfem, Previfem, Tri Femynor, Mili, Tri-Vylibra Lo, Tri-VyLibra, Tri-Lo-Mili, Tri-Mili)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norgestrel (Cryselle, Lo/Ovral, Elinest, Ovral, Low-Ogestrel-28, Ogestrel 0.5/50, Lo/Ovral-28, Ovral-28, Ovral-21)
    • ethinyl estradiol / segesterone (Annovera)
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    • neomycin (Mycifradin, Neo-Fradin, Neo-Tab)
    • netilmicin (Netromycin)
    • nifedipine (Procardia, Adalat, Nifedical XL, Procardia XL, Nifediac CC, Adalat CC, Afeditab CR)
    • nimodipine (Nimotop, Nymalize)
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    Cefixime disease interactions

    There are 5 disease interactions with cefixime which include:

    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.

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