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Lucemyra: 7 things you should know

Medically reviewed by Carmen Pope, BPharm. Last updated on Feb 13, 2024.

1. How it works

2. Upsides

3. Downsides

If you are between the ages of 18 and 60, take no other medication or have no other medical conditions, side effects you are more likely to experience include:

Note: In general, seniors or children, people with certain medical conditions (such as liver or kidney problems, heart disease, diabetes, seizures) or people who take other medications are more at risk of developing a wider range of side effects. View complete list of side effects

4. Bottom Line

5. Tips

6. Response and effectiveness

7. Interactions

Medicines that interact with Lucemyra may either decrease its effect, affect how long it works, increase side effects, or have less of an effect when taken with doxazosin. An interaction between two medications does not always mean that you must stop taking one of the medications; however, sometimes it does. Speak to your doctor about how drug interactions should be managed.

Lucemyra interacts with over 519 medications, most of these interactions are considered moderate or major. Common medications that may interact with Lucemyra include:

Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Lucemyra.

May reduce the efficacy of oral naltrexone if used together. Administer naltrexone by other routes.

Avoid using Lucemyra with any other medications that decrease pulse or blood pressure to avoid the risk of excessive bradycardia and low blood pressure.

Avoid other medications that also cause CNS depression or sedation.

Note that this list is not all-inclusive and includes only common medications that may interact with Lucemyra. You should refer to the prescribing information for Lucemyra for a complete list of interactions.


Further information

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use Lucemyra only for the indication prescribed.

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

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