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Drug interactions between Fiber Laxative and omeprazole

Results for the following 2 drugs:
Fiber Laxative (polycarbophil)
omeprazole

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between Fiber Laxative and omeprazole. However, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

Fiber Laxative

A total of 40 drugs (147 brand and generic names) are known to interact with Fiber Laxative.

omeprazole

A total of 339 drugs (1986 brand and generic names) are known to interact with omeprazole.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

polycarbophil food

Applies to: Fiber Laxative (polycarbophil)

Polycarbophil may interact with other medications if given at the same time. This can cause your other medications to become less effective. In general, all oral medications should be administered at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after dosing of polycarbophil. Take polycarbophil with a full glass (at least 8 ounces) of cool water or another liquid. Taking polycarbophil without enough liquid may cause it to swell in the throat and cause choking.

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
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.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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