Drug Interactions between Lasix and nifedipine
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Lasix (furosemide)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Lasix and nifedipine. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Lasix is in the drug class loop diuretics.
- Lasix is used to treat the following conditions:
- Nifedipine is in the drug class calcium channel blocking agents.
- Nifedipine is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: nifedipine
You should avoid or limit the consumption of grapefruit and grapefruit juice if you are receiving treatment with NIFEdipine. Grapefruit juice can significantly increase the blood levels and effects of medications like NIFEdipine. You may be more likely to experience side effects such as headache, low blood pressure, irregular heartbeat, swelling, and fluid retention. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns. 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.