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Drug interactions between chloramphenicol and tetracycline

Results for the following 2 drugs:
chloramphenicol
tetracycline

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between chloramphenicol and tetracycline - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

chloramphenicol

A total of 463 drugs (2692 brand and generic names) are known to interact with chloramphenicol.

tetracycline

A total of 331 drugs (2734 brand and generic names) are known to interact with tetracycline.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

tetracycline food

Applies to: tetracycline

Do not take iron supplements, multivitamins, calcium supplements, antacids, or laxatives within 2 hours before or after taking tetracycline. These products can make tetracycline less effective in treating your infection. Do not take tetracycline with milk or other dairy products, unless your doctor has told you to. Dairy products can make it harder for your body to absorb the medication.

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
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 information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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