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Zepzelca (lurbinectedin) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Zepzelca (lurbinectedin):

Moderate

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Moderate Food Interaction

Do not consume grapefruit, grapefruit juice, or any supplements that contain grapefruit extract during treatment with lurbinectedin unless directed otherwise by your doctor. Grapefruit juice may increase the blood levels of lurbinectedin. This may increase side effects such as liver problems and impaired bone marrow function resulting in low numbers of different types of blood cells. You may also be more likely to develop anemia, bleeding problems, or infections due to low blood cell counts. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. 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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Zepzelca (lurbinectedin) drug interactions

There are 345 drug interactions with Zepzelca (lurbinectedin)

Zepzelca (lurbinectedin) disease interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Zepzelca (lurbinectedin) which include:

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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