Zortress (everolimus) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Zortress (everolimus) which include:
everolimus ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
Grapefruit juice can increase the blood levels and effects of everolimus. You should not drink grapefruit juice or eat grapefruits during your treatment with everolimus. Orange juice is not expected to interact.
High Cholesterol (Hyperlipoproteinemia, Hypertriglyceridemia, Sitosterolemia)
Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility
everolimus - cholesterol
Elevations in cholesterol and triglyceride levels have been reported in patients taking everolimus. Monitoring of fasting lipid profile is recommended prior to the start of everolimus therapy and periodically thereafter. Clinicians should achieve control of lipid levels before initiating therapy with this agent.
Zortress (everolimus) drug Interactions
There are 329 drug interactions with Zortress (everolimus)
Zortress (everolimus) disease Interactions
There are 7 disease interactions with Zortress (everolimus) which include:
- Liver Disease
- Renal Disease
- Blood Glucose
- Hematologic Abnormalities
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.
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.