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Drug interactions between Gastrografin and metformin

Results for the following 2 drugs:
Gastrografin (diatrizoate)
metformin

Interactions between your drugs

Major

diatrizoate ↔ metformin

Applies to:Gastrografin (diatrizoate) and metformin

Diatrizoate should not be used with metFORMIN without talking to your doctor. Contrast agents are only used in a hospital or clinic for certain procedures, like X-rays and CT scans. Any drug containing should be stopped prior to the test and not begun until at least 48 hours after the procedure. Your kidney function needs to be checked as well. 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.

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Drug and food interactions

No results found in our database - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

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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