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Nourianz and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Nourianz (istradefylline).


istradefylline food

Moderate Food Interaction

Smoking tobacco may reduce the blood levels and effects of istradefylline. Contact your doctor if istradefylline is not adequately controlling your symptoms. It is best to avoid smoking during istradefylline therapy. Talk to a healthcare professional if you have any questions or concerns. If you start smoking or undergo smoking cessation, your doctor may need to monitor you more closely to determine if you need a dose adjustment of istradefylline. Your doctor may already be aware of the risks and may have taken appropriate precautions including adjusting your dose and monitoring you closely for any potential complications. 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.

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Nourianz drug interactions

There are 163 drug interactions with Nourianz (istradefylline).

Nourianz disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with Nourianz (istradefylline) 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.

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