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Lotronex and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Lotronex (alosetron).


Caffeine Alosetron

Moderate Drug Interaction

Caffeine may increase the blood levels of alosetron. This may increase the risk of potentially serious gastrointestinal side effects. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring to safely use both medications. Contact your doctor if you experience constipation, rectal bleeding, bloody diarrhea, and new or worsening abdominal pain, as these may represent serious complications from treatment with alosetron. 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.

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Lotronex drug interactions

There are 71 drug interactions with Lotronex (alosetron).

Lotronex disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with Lotronex (alosetron) which include:

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Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
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 interaction information available.

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