Nexplanon (etonogestrel) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Nexplanon (etonogestrel):
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
estrogens/progestogens - fluid retention
Estrogens and progestogens may cause fluid retention, particularly when given in high dosages or for prolonged periods. Therapy with these agents should be administered cautiously in patients who have preexisting problems with excess fluid. In addition, patients with conditions that may be adversely affected by fluid accumulation, such as asthma, epilepsy, migraine, and cardiovascular or renal dysfunction, should be observed for exacerbation of their condition during estrogen and/or progestogen therapy.
- "Product Information. Estrace (estradiol)." Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ.
- "Product Information. Micronor (norethindrone)" Ortho McNeil Pharmaceutical, Raritan, NJ.
- "Product Information. Ortho-Cept (desogestrel-ethinyl estradiol)." Ortho Pharmaceutical Corporation, Raritan, NJ.
Nexplanon (etonogestrel) drug Interactions
There are 227 drug interactions with Nexplanon (etonogestrel)
Nexplanon (etonogestrel) disease Interactions
There are 9 disease interactions with Nexplanon (etonogestrel) which include:
- Abnormal Genital Bleeding
- Hepatic Neoplasms
- Breast Malignancy
- Liver Disease
- Fluid Retention
- Retinal Thrombosis
- Gallbladder Disease
Drug Interaction Classification
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.