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Drug Interactions between insulin inhalation, rapid acting and NAC

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

  • insulin inhalation, rapid acting
  • NAC (acetylcysteine)

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acetylcysteine insulin inhalation, rapid acting

Applies to: NAC (acetylcysteine) and insulin inhalation, rapid acting

Using insulin inhalation, rapid acting together with other inhaled products such as acetylcysteine may affect the absorption of insulin into the blood stream. This may alter the effectiveness of the insulin. Consistent timing of dosing of other inhaled products relative to insulin inhalation, rapid acting is recommended, and blood glucose should be closely monitored. 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 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.

Further information

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