Drug Interactions between Plaquenil and sulfasalazine
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Plaquenil and sulfasalazine. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Plaquenil is in the following drug classes: antimalarial quinolines, antirheumatics.
- Plaquenil is used to treat the following conditions:
- Sulfasalazine is in the following drug classes: 5-aminosalicylates, antirheumatics.
- Sulfasalazine is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine)
You may want to limit your consumption of grapefruit or grapefruit juice during treatment with hydroxychloroquine. Grapefruit juice can significantly increase the blood levels and effects of hydroxychloroquine, which may result in an irregular heart rate or other conduction disturbances. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. You should seek immediate medical attention if you develop sudden dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, shortness of breath, or heart palpitations during treatment with hydroxychloroquine. 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.
Drug Interaction Classification
|No interaction information available.|