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Drug interactions between nafcillin and vancomycin

Results for the following 2 drugs:
nafcillin
vancomycin

Interactions between your drugs

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

nafcillin

A total of 313 drugs (1625 brand and generic names) are known to interact with nafcillin.

vancomycin

A total of 179 drugs (962 brand and generic names) are known to interact with vancomycin.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

nafcillin food

Applies to: nafcillin

You may experience reduced absorption of nafcillin in the presence of food. The effectiveness of the antibiotic may be reduced. Nafcillin should be administered one hour before or two hours after meals. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Penicillin V and amoxicillin are not affected by food and may be given without regard to meals.

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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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