Drug interactions between COPD and Pulmicort Flexhaler
|Pulmicort Flexhaler (budesonide)|
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between COPD and Pulmicort Flexhaler - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
A total of 128 drugs (382 brand and generic names) are known to interact with COPD.
- COPD is in the drug class antiasthmatic combinations.
- COPD is used to treat the following conditions:
- Pulmicort Flexhaler is a member of the drug class inhaled corticosteroids.
- Pulmicort Flexhaler is used to treat Asthma, Maintenance.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Pulmicort Flexhaler (budesonide)
You should avoid the regular consumption of large amounts of grapefruits and grapefruit juice while taking budesonide. Grapefruit can raise the levels of budesonide in your body and lead to increased side effects. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
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.