Drug interactions between Cordarone and grapefruit
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Cordarone and grapefruit - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Cordarone is in the drug class group III antiarrhythmics.
- Cordarone is used to treat the following conditions:
A total of 0 drugs are known to interact with grapefruit.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Cordarone (amiodarone)
Amiodarone may be taken with or without food but should be taken at the same way each time. You should avoid consuming grapefruits and grapefruit juice while taking amiodarone. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor. Grapefruit can raise the levels of amiodarone in your body and lead to dangerous side effects. This can affect the rhythm of your heart. Call your doctor if you have symptoms of irregular heartbeat, chest tightness, blurred vision or nausea.
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.