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Drug interactions between lacosamide and rufinamide

Results for the following 2 drugs:
lacosamide
rufinamide

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between lacosamide and rufinamide - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

lacosamide

A total of 91 drugs (274 brand and generic names) are known to interact with lacosamide.

rufinamide

A total of 833 drugs (5377 brand and generic names) are known to interact with rufinamide.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

rufinamide food

Applies to: rufinamide

Food can enhance the levels of rufinamide in your body. To ensure maximal oral absorption, rufinamide should be administered with or immediately after a meal. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Do not drink alcohol while you are taking rufinamide. Alcohol can increase some of the side effects including drowsiness or dizziness. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
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 information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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