Drug interactions between sodium phosphate and zinc acetate
Interactions between your drugs
- Sodium phosphate is in the following drug classes: laxatives, minerals and electrolytes.
- Sodium phosphate is used to treat Hypophosphatemia.
- Zinc acetate is a member of the drug class minerals and electrolytes.
- Zinc acetate is used to treat the following conditions:
Drug and food interactions
zinc acetate food
Applies to: zinc acetate
You may experience reduced absorption of zinc acetate in the presence of certain foods. Bread, bran, hard boiled eggs, coffee, and milk may significantly decrease the absorption of zinc acetate. Take zinc acetate on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal unless otherwise directed by your doctor. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Zinc acetate may be taken with small amounts of protein such as meat.
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.