Raxar (grepafloxacin) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Raxar (grepafloxacin) which include:
Caffeine ↔ grepafloxacin
Moderate Drug Interaction
Using caffeine together with grepafloxacin may increase the effects of caffeine. Contact your doctor if you experience headache, tremor, restlessness, nervousness, insomnia, and increased blood pressure or heart rate. If your doctor does prescribe these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment or special test to safely use both medications. 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.
multivitamins with minerals ↔ grepafloxacin
Moderate Drug Interaction
Grepafloxacin and multivitamin with minerals should not be taken orally at the same time. Products that contain magnesium, aluminum, calcium, iron, and/or other minerals may interfere with the absorption of grepafloxacin into the bloodstream and reduce its effectiveness. If possible, it may be best to avoid taking multivitamin with minerals while your are being treated with grepafloxacin. Otherwise, you should take grepafloxacin either 2 to 4 hours before or 4 to 6 hours after the multivitamin with minerals dose. Talk to a healthcare professional if you are not sure whether a product contains something that could potentially interact with your medication or if you have questions on how to take this or other medications you are prescribed. 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.
Raxar (grepafloxacin) drug Interactions
There are 836 drug interactions with Raxar (grepafloxacin)
Raxar (grepafloxacin) disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with Raxar (grepafloxacin):
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 information available.|
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