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Drug Interactions between HiDex and metrizamide

This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:

  • HiDex (dexamethasone)
  • metrizamide

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dexamethasone metrizamide

Applies to: HiDex (dexamethasone) and metrizamide

The injection of steroids together with radiocontrast dyes into the spine is not recommended, as it may increase the risk of seizures, meningitis, and inflammation of the spinal membranes. They may be given together by other routes.

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Drug and food interactions

No interactions were found. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.

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

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

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