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Pomalyst (pomalidomide) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Pomalyst (pomalidomide):

Moderate

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Moderate Food Interaction

If you are a smoker, you should be aware that cigarette smoking may reduce the blood levels and effects of pomalidomide. Talk to your health care professional if you have any questions or concerns. Pomalidomide should be taken with water the same time everyday on an empty stomach, at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after a meal. 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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Pomalyst (pomalidomide) drug interactions

There are 300 drug interactions with Pomalyst (pomalidomide)

Pomalyst (pomalidomide) disease interactions

There are 7 disease interactions with Pomalyst (pomalidomide) 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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