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Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate):

Moderate

lanthanum carbonate ↔ food

Moderate Food Interaction

Take lanthanum carbonate tablets with food or immediately after a meal to increase absorption by the body. Lanthanum carbonate tablets cannot be dissolved in water and therefore should not be given through feeding tubes because the tube may become clogged. 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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Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate) drug Interactions

There are 125 drug interactions with Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate)

Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate) disease Interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Fosrenol (lanthanum carbonate) which include:

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.
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 information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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