Drug interactions between Myfortic and Prograf
|Myfortic (mycophenolic acid)|
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Myfortic and Prograf - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Myfortic is in the drug class selective immunosuppressants.
- Myfortic is used to treat the following conditions:
- Prograf is a member of the drug class calcineurin inhibitors.
- Prograf is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Prograf (tacrolimus)
Tacrolimus should be taken on a consistent schedule before or after you eat at the same times each day. Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may increase the amount of tacrolimus in your body. This can lead to potentially dangerous side effects and should be avoided. If you are already consuming grapefruit products, do not increase or decrease the amount of these products in your diet without first talking to your doctor.
mycophenolic acid food
Applies to: Myfortic (mycophenolic acid)
Take mycophenolic acid on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal unless otherwise directed by your doctor. Food may reduce the absorption of mycophenolic acid. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Do not crush, chew, or cut the tablets. The tablets have a special coating to protect the stomach from irritation.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
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 information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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