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Drug interactions between cobimetinib and paclitaxel

Results for the following 2 drugs:
cobimetinib
paclitaxel

Interactions between your drugs

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

cobimetinib

A total of 305 drugs (984 brand and generic names) are known to interact with cobimetinib.

paclitaxel

A total of 395 drugs (1286 brand and generic names) are known to interact with paclitaxel.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

PACLitaxel food

Applies to: paclitaxel

Grapefruits and grapefruit juice may increase the blood levels and effects of PACLitaxel. This can increase the risk of side effects such as nausea, diarrhea, hair loss, muscle pain or weakness, nerve damage, and impaired bone marrow function resulting in low numbers of different types of blood cells. You may also be more likely to develop anemia, bleeding problems, or infections due to low blood cell counts. Contact your doctor if you experience paleness, fatigue, dizziness, fainting, unusual bruising or bleeding, fever, chills, diarrhea, sore throat, muscle aches, shortness of breath, blood in phlegm, weight loss, red or inflamed skin, body sores, pain or burning during urination, vision problems, and/or numbness, burning or tingling in your hands and feet. You may need a dose adjustment and/or more frequent monitoring by your doctor 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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Moderate

cobimetinib food

Applies to: cobimetinib

Grapefruit juice may increase the blood levels and effects of certain medications such as cobimetinib. You may want to limit your consumption of grapefruit and grapefruit juice during treatment with cobimetinib. However, if you have been regularly consuming grapefruit or grapefruit juice with cobimetinib, do not alter the amounts of these products in your diet without first talking to your doctor or other healthcare professional. Contact your doctor if your condition changes or you experience increased side effects. Orange juice is not expected to interact.

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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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