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Cortisone Drug Interactions

A total of 781 drugs are known to interact with cortisone.

  • 70 major drug interactions
  • 636 moderate drug interactions
  • 75 minor drug interactions

Show all medications in the database that may interact with cortisone.

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Common medications checked in combination with cortisone

  • Advil (ibuprofen)
  • Aleve (naproxen)
  • aspirin (Aspir 81, Ecotrin, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Aspirin Low Strength, Bayer Aspirin, Aspir-Low, Ascriptin, Ecotrin Adult Low Strength, Bufferin, Aspiritab, Arthritis Pain, Fasprin, Halfprin, Easprin, Durlaza, Aspirtab, St. Joseph 81 mg Chewable Aspirin, Aspergum, Low Dose ASA, Buffered Aspirin, Ecotrin Maximum Strength, Ascriptin Enteric, Acuprin 81, St. Joseph 81 mg Aspirin Enteric Safety-Coated, Aspirin Lite Coat, Bayer Aspirin Regimen, Aspi-Cor, Empirin, Bayer Children's Aspirin, Bufferin Extra Strength, St. Joseph Aspirin, Bayer Women's Aspirin With Calcium, Miniprin, Migralex, Ascriptin Maximum Strength, Arthritis Foundation Pain Reliever, Bayer Aspirin with Heart Advantage, Bufferin Low Dose, Medi-Seltzer, Sloprin, ZORprin, Bayer Aspirin Extra Strength Plus, Buffex, Entercote, Extra Strength Bayer, Genacote, Gennin-FC, Genprin, Litecoat Aspirin, Minitabs, Tri-Buffered Aspirin, Entaprin, Bufferin Arthritis Strength, Therapy Bayer, Stanback Analgesic, Norwich Aspirin, Ecpirin, Zero-Order Release, YSP Aspirin, Heartline, Bayer Advanced Aspirin, Buffasal)
  • Aspirin Low Strength (aspirin)
  • Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
  • Celebrex (celecoxib)
  • codeine
  • CoQ10 (ubiquinone)
  • Cortizone-10 (hydrocortisone topical)
  • Cymbalta (duloxetine)
  • Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine)
  • hydrocortisone (Hydrocortone, Cortef, Solu-Cortef, Cortifoam, Colocort, Cortenema, Hydrocortone Phosphate, A-Hydrocort)
  • ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, IBU, Advil Liqui-Gels, Proprinal, Motrin IB, Children's Motrin, IBU-200, Advil Migraine, Ibu-8, Motrin Childrens, Nuprin, Motrin Migraine Pain, Ibuprofen PMR, NeoProfen, Caldolor, Advil Children's, Addaprin, Motrin Infant Drops, Advil Infant's Concentrated Drops, Rufen, Genpril, A-G Profen, Ibu-Tab, Haltran, Menadol, Midol IB, Saleto-200, Q-Profen, Saleto-400, Saleto-600, Saleto-800, Advil Junior Strength, Midol Maximum Strength Cramp Formula, Actiprofen, Childrens Ibuprofen Berry, PediaCare Infants' IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-4, PediaCare Children's IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-6, Motrin Junior Strength, Help I Have An Aching Body, Children's ElixSure IB, Cap-Profen, Motrin Pediatric, Advil Film-Coated)
  • Lasix (furosemide)
  • lidocaine (DentiPatch, Xylocaine-MPF, Lidoject 1, Xylocaine HCl, Xylocaine Dental Cartridges, Lidoject 2, Xylocaine Duo-Trach Kit, Xylocaine HCl For Spinal, L-Caine, Dilocaine, Nervocaine, Truxacaine, UAD Caine, Anestacaine)
  • Lipitor (atorvastatin)
  • Lyrica (pregabalin)
  • Mucinex (guaifenesin)
  • Nexium (esomeprazole)
  • oxycodone (OxyContin, Roxicodone, Xtampza ER, OxyIR, Oxaydo, Percolone, Oxyfast, Oxydose, RoxyBond, Dazidox, Oxecta, M-Oxy, ETH-Oxydose, Endocodone, Roxicodone Intensol)
  • prednisone (Deltasone, Rayos, Sterapred, Sterapred DS, Prednicot, Meticorten, Orasone, Liquid Pred, Prednicen-M)
  • Synthroid (levothyroxine)
  • Tylenol (acetaminophen)
  • Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin)
  • Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
  • Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)
  • Voltaren Gel (diclofenac topical)
  • Xanax (alprazolam)
  • Zyrtec (cetirizine)

Cortisone alcohol/food interactions

There are 2 alcohol/food interactions with cortisone

Cortisone disease interactions

There are 23 disease interactions with cortisone which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
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.

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