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Telavancin and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with telavancin:

Moderate

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

telavancin - nephrotoxicity

Telavancin may increase the risk of nephrotoxicity in patients predisposed to kidney dysfunction (preexisting renal disease, diabetes mellitus, congestive heart failure, or hypertension) and in those taking medications known to affect kidney function. It is recommended to monitor renal function (i.e., serum creatinine, creatinine clearance) prior to initiation of therapy, during treatment, and at the end of treatment in all patients receiving telavancin; and if renal function decreases, the benefit of continuing therapy versus discontinuing and initiating therapy with an alternative agent should be assessed.

telavancin drug Interactions

There are 338 drug interactions with telavancin

telavancin disease Interactions

There are 6 disease interactions with telavancin 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

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