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Drug interactions between glyburide / metformin and Mylanta Ultra

Results for the following 2 drugs:
glyburide/metformin
Mylanta Ultra (calcium carbonate/magnesium hydroxide)

Interactions between your drugs

Moderate

glyBURIDE magnesium hydroxide

Applies to: glyburide / metformin and Mylanta Ultra (calcium carbonate / magnesium hydroxide)

Using magnesium hydroxide together with glyBURIDE can increase the effects of glyBURIDE. GlyBURIDE should be administered at least two hours before or after magnesium hydroxide. You should be advised to regularly monitor your blood sugar and counseled on how to recognize and treat hypoglycemia (low blood sugar), which may include symptoms such as headache, dizziness, drowsiness, nervousness, confusion, tremor, hunger, weakness, perspiration, and palpitations. You may need a dose adjustment or blood sugar checked more often to safely use both medications. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.

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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

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