Drug interactions between darifenacin and donepezil
Interactions between your drugs
donepezil ↔ darifenacin
Applies to:donepezil and darifenacin
Using donepezil together with darifenacin may decrease the benefits of donepezil in the treatment of dementia. Donepezil may also counteract the benefit of darifenacin. Darifenacin should generally be avoided in patients with Alzheimer's disease or other cognitive problems. Darifenacin may also adversely affect elderly patients by producing symptoms ranging from mild thinking impairment to delirium. It is important that you tell your healthcare provider about all other medications that you are using including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using your medications without talking to your doctor first.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: darifenacin
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
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.|
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