Drug Interactions between Iron Sulfate and sodium bicarbonate
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Iron Sulfate (ferrous sulfate)
- sodium bicarbonate
Interactions between your drugs
sodium bicarbonate ferrous sulfate
Applies to: sodium bicarbonate and Iron Sulfate (ferrous sulfate)
Using sodium bicarbonate together with ferrous sulfate may decrease the effects of ferrous sulfate. Separate the administration of ferrous sulfate at least two hours apart from sodium bicarbonate. If your doctor does prescribe these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment or special test to safely use both medications. 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
ferrous sulfate food
Applies to: Iron Sulfate (ferrous sulfate)
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
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
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.