Drug interactions between Renvela and Sensipar
Interactions between your drugs
- Renvela is in the drug class phosphate binders.
- Renvela is used to treat Hyperphosphatemia of Renal Failure.
- Sensipar is a member of the drug class calcimimetics.
- Sensipar is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Renvela (sevelamer)
Sevelamer may interact with other medications if taken directly with them. As a precaution, other medications that can be affected by changes in blood levels should be administered 1 hour before or 3 hours after sevelamer. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication.
Applies to: Sensipar (cinacalcet)
Food can enhance the levels of cinacalcet in your body. Cinacalcet should be taken just after eating food. Do not take it on an empty stomach. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Do not crush, chew, or break the tablets. Swallow them whole.
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.|
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