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Ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There are 3 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide which include:

Moderate

folic acid food

Moderate Food Interaction

Consumer information for this interaction is not currently available.

MONITOR: Ethanol may increase folic acid elimination and folic acid absorption is decreased in chronic alcoholics. Excessive alcohol consumption may lead to folate deficiency.

MANAGEMENT: Monitoring of patient response to folic acid supplementation if they also consume alcohol regularly may be recommended.

References

  1. Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios Healthcare "Centro de información online de medicamentos de la AEMPS - CIMA. Available from: URL: https://cima.aemps.es/cima/publico/home.html." ([2018]):
  2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0
  3. "Product Information. Folic Acid (folic acid)." Method Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Arlington, TX.
  4. Cerner Multum, Inc "ANVISA Bulário Eletrônico. Available from: URL: http://www.anvisa.gov.br/datavisa/fila_bula/index.asp." O 0 (2015):
  5. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
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Minor

iron polysaccharide food

Minor Food Interaction

Information for this minor interaction is available on the professional version.

Minor

ferrous fumarate food

Minor Food Interaction

Information for this minor interaction is available on the professional version.

Ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide drug interactions

There are 116 drug interactions with ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide

Ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with ferrous fumarate / folic acid / iron polysaccharide which include:

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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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