Drug interactions between gefitinib and Micardis
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between gefitinib and Micardis - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Gefitinib is in the drug class EGFR inhibitors.
- Gefitinib is used to treat Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.
- Micardis is a member of the drug class angiotensin receptor blockers.
- Micardis is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Micardis (telmisartan)
If you are taking telmisartan you should avoid potassium-containing salt substitutes or over-the-counter potassium supplements without first talking to your doctor. This can cause high levels of potassium in your blood. High levels of potassium can cause weakness, irregular heartbeat, confusion, tingling of the extremities, or feelings of heaviness in the legs. Call your doctor at once if you have any of these symptoms.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
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 interaction information available.|
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