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Ferriprox (deferiprone) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Ferriprox (deferiprone):


multivitamins with minerals deferiprone

Moderate Drug Interaction

Deferiprone and multivitamin with minerals should not be taken orally at the same time. Products that contain aluminum, calcium, iron, magnesium, and/or other minerals may interfere with the absorption of deferiprone into the bloodstream and reduce its effectiveness. You should take these medications at least four hours apart. Talk to a healthcare professional if you are not sure whether a product contains something that could potentially interact with your medication or if you have questions on how to take this or other medications you are prescribed. 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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Ferriprox (deferiprone) drug interactions

There are 268 drug interactions with Ferriprox (deferiprone)

Ferriprox (deferiprone) disease interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Ferriprox (deferiprone) which include:

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.

Further information

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