Drug Interactions between lacosamide and rufinamide
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between lacosamide and rufinamide. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Lacosamide is in the drug class miscellaneous anticonvulsants.
- Lacosamide is used to treat the following conditions:
- Rufinamide is in the drug class dibenzazepine anticonvulsants.
- Rufinamide is used to treat Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome.
Drug and food interactions
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.
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.|