Drug Interactions between Ibuprofen PM and tamoxifen
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Ibuprofen PM (diphenhydramine/ibuprofen)
Interactions between your drugs
Applies to: Ibuprofen PM (diphenhydramine / ibuprofen) and tamoxifen
When used regularly or continuously for extended periods, diphenhydrAMINE may reduce the effectiveness of tamoxifen in the treatment of breast cancer. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact. 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.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: tamoxifen
Talk to your doctor before using tamoxifen with soy products. There is some evidence that substances present in soy may stimulate breast tumor growth and interfere with the action of tamoxifen, although this has not been proven. Whether soy products are effective for hot flashes is also uncertain. 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.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
|No interaction information available.|