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Drug interactions between cimetidine and imipramine

Results for the following 2 drugs:
cimetidine
imipramine

Interactions between your drugs

Moderate

cimetidine imipramine

Applies to: cimetidine and imipramine

Using cimetidine together with imipramine can increase the levels of imipramine. Contact your doctor if you experience excessive imipramine effects. This can include dry mouth, blurry vision, irregular or fast heartbeat, constipation, urinary retention, or extreme drowsiness. This can also cause dizziness or feeling like you might pass out, especially when getting up from a sitting or lying position. You may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely use both medications. 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.

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Drug and food interactions

No results found in our database - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

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

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