Drug interactions between loperamide / simethicone and Valium
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between loperamide / simethicone and Valium - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
loperamide / simethicone
- Loperamide / simethicone is in the drug class antidiarrheals.
- Loperamide / simethicone is used to treat Diarrhea, Acute.
- Valium is a member of the following drug classes: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines.
- Valium is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Valium (diazepam)
Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may interact with diazePAM and lead to potentially dangerous side effects. Discuss the use of grapefruit products with your doctor. Do not increase or decrease the amount of grapefruit products in your diet without first talking to your doctor. Do not drink alcohol while taking diazePAM. This medication can increase the effects of alcohol. You may feel more drowsy, dizzy, or tired if you take diazePAM with alcohol. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Applies to: loperamide / simethicone
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of loperamide such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with loperamide. Do not use more than the recommended dose of loperamide, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.