COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin):
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
dyphylline - cardiotoxicity
Like other methylxanthines, dyphylline at high dosages may be associated with positive inotropic and chronotropic effects on the heart. Therapy with dyphylline and products containing dyphylline should be administered cautiously in patients with severe cardiac disease, hypertension, hyperthyroidism, or recent myocardial infarction. The relationship between plasma dyphylline levels and therapeutic as well as toxic effects has not been determined.
- "Multum Information Services, Inc. Expert Review Panel"
- "Product Information. Lufyllin (dyphylline)" Wallace Laboratories, Cranbury, NJ.
COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin) drug interactions
There are 80 drug interactions with COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin)
COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin) disease interactions
There are 4 disease interactions with COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin) which include:
More about COPD (dyphylline / guaifenesin)
- Side Effects
- During Pregnancy
- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
- Drug class: antiasthmatic combinations
- FDA Alerts (1)
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|
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