Drug interactions between interferon alfa-2b / ribavirin and Yodoxin
Interactions between your drugs
iodoquinol interferon alfa-2b
Applies to: Yodoxin (iodoquinol) and interferon alfa-2b / ribavirin
Using iodoquinol together with interferon alfa-2b may increase the risk of nerve damage, which is a potential side effect of both medications. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring to safely use both medications. Let your doctor know if you develop weakness, numbness, pain, burning, or tingling in your hands, feet, or limbs. 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: interferon alfa-2b / ribavirin
Food can enhance the levels of ribavirin in your body. Ribavirin should be taken with food or just after eating. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Do not take it on an empty stomach. Swallow the tablet or capsule whole.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
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Drug Interaction Classification
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