Drug Interactions between erythromycin / sulfisoxazole and Zyrtec
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Zyrtec (cetirizine)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between erythromycin / sulfisoxazole and Zyrtec. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
erythromycin / sulfisoxazole
- Erythromycin / sulfisoxazole is in the drug class miscellaneous antibiotics.
- Erythromycin / sulfisoxazole is used to treat Otitis Media.
- Zyrtec is in the drug class antihistamines.
- Zyrtec is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: erythromycin / sulfisoxazole
Food decreases the levels of erythromycin in your body. Take erythromycin on an empty stomach at least 30 minutes before or 2 hours after a meal. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. However, some erythromycin products may be taken without regard to meals. Ask your healthcare provider about your particular prescription if you are uncertain of how to take it. Grapefruits and grapefruit juice may increase erythromycin levels but how this may affect you is not known. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor.
Applies to: Zyrtec (cetirizine)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of cetirizine such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with cetirizine. Do not use more than the recommended dose of cetirizine, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
|No interaction information available.|