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Mekinist (trametinib) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Mekinist (trametinib):

Moderate

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Moderate Food Interaction

Food may delay and reduce the absorption of trametinib, which may lead to lower blood levels of the medication and possibly reduced effectiveness. You should take trametinib at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal.

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Mekinist (trametinib) drug interactions

There are 15 drug interactions with Mekinist (trametinib)

Mekinist (trametinib) disease interactions

There are 9 disease interactions with Mekinist (trametinib) 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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