Drug interactions between guar gum and rifaximin
Interactions between your drugs
A total of 65 drugs (235 brand and generic names) are known to interact with guar gum.
- Guar gum is in the drug class laxatives.
- Rifaximin is a member of the drug class miscellaneous antibiotics.
- Rifaximin is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
guar gum food
Applies to: guar gum
Guar gum 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 guar gum. Take guar gum with a full glass (at least 8 ounces) of cool water or another liquid. Taking guar gum without enough liquid may cause it to swell in the throat and cause choking.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.