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Vantin (cefpodoxime) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Vantin (cefpodoxime):


cefpodoxime ↔ food

Moderate Food Interaction

Food can enhance the levels of cefpodoxime tablets in your body. Take the cefpodoxime tablets with food to increase absorption by the body. The cefpodoxime suspension can be taken with or without food. You should take cefpodoxime at the same time each day.

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Vantin (cefpodoxime) drug interactions

There are 129 drug interactions with Vantin (cefpodoxime)

Vantin (cefpodoxime) disease interactions

There are 5 disease interactions with Vantin (cefpodoxime) 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.

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Further information

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