Drug interactions between naltrexone and sodium oxybate
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between naltrexone and sodium oxybate - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Naltrexone is in the following drug classes: antidotes, drugs used in alcohol dependence.
- Naltrexone is used to treat the following conditions:
- Sodium oxybate is a member of the drug class miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics.
- Sodium oxybate is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
sodium oxybate food
Applies to: sodium oxybate
Food may interfere with the absorption of sodium oxybate. You should wait at least 2 hours after eating before you take the first dose. Avoid alcohol during treatment, as it may add to the central nervous system effects of sodium oxybate and increase the risk of serious side effects such as respiratory depression, low blood pressure, fainting, coma, and even death. Do not drive, operate machinery, or perform other hazardous activities for at least six hours after taking sodium oxybate and until you know how the medication affects you. 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 information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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