Drug Interactions between Januvia and riociguat
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Januvia (sitagliptin)
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Januvia and riociguat - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Januvia is in the drug class dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibitors.
- Januvia is used to treat Diabetes, Type 2.
- Riociguat is a member of the drug class vasodilators.
- Riociguat is used to treat Pulmonary Hypertension.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: riociguat
Chemical substances present in cigarette smoke may reduce the blood levels of riociguat. This means that the medication may be less effective if you smoke during treatment. Let your doctor know if you are a smoker, or if you start smoking or stop smoking during treatment with riociguat, because the dosage may need to be adjusted. 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.
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.