Drug interactions between itraconazole and omeprazole
Interactions between your drugs
itraconazole ↔ omeprazole
Applies to:itraconazole and omeprazole
Talk to your doctor before using itraconazole together with omeprazole. Combining these medications may interfere with the absorption of itraconazole and reduce its effectiveness. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternative medications that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment to safely use both medications. Taking itraconazole with a cola beverage may also help by increasing stomach acid. Contact your doctor if your infection does not improve or gets worse. 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: itraconazole
Food increases the absorption of itraconazole capsules but decreases the absorption of itraconazole oral solution. Capsules should be taken immediately after a full meal and the solution be taken on an empty stomach to ensure best results.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
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 information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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