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Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir):


multivitamins with minerals ↔ cefdinir

Moderate Drug Interaction

Cefdinir and multivitamin with minerals should not be taken orally at the same time. Products that contain iron may interfere with the absorption of cefdinir and reduce its effectiveness. You should take cefdinir either 2 hours before or 2 hours after the multivitamin with minerals dose. Contact your doctor if you have reddish stools (which may indicate occurrence of the interaction) or your infection worsens. 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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Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir) drug interactions

There are 87 drug interactions with Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir)

Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir) disease interactions

There are 7 disease interactions with Omnicef Omni-Pac (cefdinir) which include:

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.
Unknown No information available.

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

Further information

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