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Lotronex (alosetron) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

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

Moderate

Caffeine ↔ alosetron

Moderate Drug Interaction

Talk to your doctor before using alosetron together with caffeine. Combining these medications may increase the blood levels and effects of alosetron. Your doctor may be able to prescribe alternatives that do not interact, or you may need a dose adjustment or more frequent monitoring by your doctor 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 side effects of 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 (alosetron) drug Interactions

There are 90 drug interactions with Lotronex (alosetron)

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.

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.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

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