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Dexamethasone Drug Interactions

A total of 976 drugs are known to interact with dexamethasone.

  • 136 major drug interactions
  • 735 moderate drug interactions
  • 105 minor drug interactions

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View interaction reports for dexamethasone and the medicines listed below.

  • aspirin (Aspir 81, Ecotrin, Aspirin Low Strength, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Bayer Aspirin, Aspir-Low, Bufferin, Ascriptin, Arthritis Pain, Aspiritab, Aspergum, Fasprin, Halfprin, Easprin, Ecotrin Adult Low Strength, Empirin, Migralex, Aspi-Cor, St. Joseph 81 mg Chewable Aspirin, Bayer Children's Aspirin, Buffered Aspirin, Durlaza, Ecotrin Maximum Strength, Entercote, Bufferin Extra Strength, Ascriptin Enteric, St. Joseph 81 mg Aspirin Enteric Safety-Coated, Bayer Aspirin Regimen, Ascriptin Maximum Strength, Arthritis Foundation Pain Reliever, Bayer Aspirin with Heart Advantage, Aspirtab, Bufferin Low Dose, Medi-Seltzer, Sloprin, ZORprin, Low Dose ASA, Bayer Aspirin Extra Strength Plus, Buffex, Extra Strength Bayer, Genacote, Gennin-FC, Genprin, Litecoat Aspirin, Minitabs, Tri-Buffered Aspirin, Entaprin, Bufferin Arthritis Strength, Therapy Bayer, St. Joseph Aspirin, Stanback Analgesic, Norwich Aspirin, Acuprin 81, Ecpirin, Bayer Women's Aspirin With Calcium, Zero-Order Release, YSP Aspirin, Miniprin, Aspirin Lite Coat, Heartline, Bayer Advanced Aspirin, Buffasal)
  • Aspirin Low Strength (aspirin)
  • Ativan (lorazepam)
  • Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
  • ciprofloxacin (Cipro, Cipro XR, Cipro I.V., Cipro Cystitis Pack, Proquin XR)
  • Clomid (clomiphene)
  • Cymbalta (duloxetine)
  • docetaxel (Taxotere, Docefrez)
  • Fentanyl Transdermal System (fentanyl)
  • hydrocodone (Hysingla ER, Zohydro ER, Vantrela ER)
  • ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, IBU, Children's Motrin, Proprinal, Advil Liqui-Gels, Ibu-8, Motrin IB, Motrin Childrens, Rufen, Childrens Ibuprofen Berry, IBU-200, Ibuprofen PMR, Advil Migraine, Ibu-Tab, Genpril, Menadol, Advil Children's, Midol Maximum Strength Cramp Formula, Motrin Migraine Pain, Addaprin, Motrin Infant Drops, NeoProfen, Caldolor, Motrin Pediatric, Haltran, Midol IB, Saleto-200, Q-Profen, Saleto-400, Saleto-600, Saleto-800, A-G Profen, Nuprin, Advil Junior Strength, Actiprofen, 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, Advil Infant's Concentrated Drops, Cap-Profen, Advil Film-Coated)
  • Keppra (levetiracetam)
  • Lasix (furosemide)
  • loratadine (Claritin, Alavert, Claritin 24 Hour Allergy, Loratadine Reditab, Allergy Relief Tablets, Allergy Relief 24 Hour, Claritin Reditabs, Wal-itin, Children's Allergy Relief 24 Hour, Vicks QlearQuil All Day & All Night 24 Hour Allergy Relief, Help I Have Allergies, ohm Allergy Relief, Clear-Atadine, Claritin Hives Relief, Dimetapp Children's ND Non-Drowsy Allergy, Clear-Atadine Children's, Bactimicina Allergy, Tavist ND, Children's Claritin Allergy)
  • Lyrica (pregabalin)
  • MiraLax (polyethylene glycol 3350)
  • Morphine Sulfate ER (morphine)
  • naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn, Anaprox, Naproxen Sodium DS, EC-Naprosyn, Anaprox-DS, Naprelan, Comfort Pac with Naproxen, Leader Naproxen Sodium, Aflaxen, Midol Extended Relief, Flanax Pain Reliever, Pamprin All Day Relief, All Day Pain Relief, All Day Relief)
  • Norco (acetaminophen / hydrocodone)
  • oxycodone (OxyContin, Roxicodone, Xtampza ER, OxyIR, Oxaydo, RoxyBond, Percolone, Oxecta, Oxydose, Oxyfast, M-Oxy, ETH-Oxydose, Endocodone, Roxicodone Intensol, Dazidox)
  • Panadol (acetaminophen)
  • Paracetamol (acetaminophen)
  • prednisone (Deltasone, Rayos, Sterapred, Prednicot, Sterapred DS, Meticorten, Orasone, Liquid Pred, Prednicen-M)
  • Revlimid (lenalidomide)
  • Synthroid (levothyroxine)
  • tramadol (Ultram, Tramadol Hydrochloride ER, Tramal, Ultram ER, ConZip, Zydol, Tramal SR, GenRx Tramadol, Zamadol, Ryzolt, Tramedo, Larapam SR, Tramahexal SR, Tramahexal, Zydol XL, Rybix ODT, Ultram ODT)
  • Tylenol (acetaminophen)
  • Vicodin (acetaminophen / hydrocodone)
  • Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin)
  • Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)
  • Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)
  • Xanax (alprazolam)
  • Zofran (ondansetron)

Dexamethasone alcohol/food interactions

There are 2 alcohol/food interactions with dexamethasone

Dexamethasone disease interactions

There are 24 disease interactions with dexamethasone which include:

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

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