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Deferiprone and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with 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 and reduce its effectiveness. You should take these medications at least four hours apart. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. 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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Deferiprone drug interactions

There are 307 drug interactions with deferiprone

Deferiprone disease interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with deferiprone 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

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.