Drug interactions with aliskiren-amlodipine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

aliskiren-amlodipine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Tekamlo Oral

All generic drug interactions for aliskiren-amlodipine oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

niacin-simvastatin oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Simcor Oral

All generic drug interactions for niacin-simvastatin oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

aliskiren-amlodipine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

aliskiren-amlodipine oral increases levels of niacin-simvastatin oral by Other mechanism. Benefits of taking these drugs together should be carefully weighed against the potential risks of combination. Potential for increased risk of muscle damage/breakdown (myopathy/rhabdomyolysis). Limit simvastatin dose to no more than 20 mg/day when taken

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Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

aliskiren-amlodipine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

aliskiren-amlodipine oral increases levels of niacin-simvastatin oral by Other (see comment). Benefits of combination therapy should be carefully weighed against the potential risks of combination. Potential for increased risk of myopathy/rhabdomyolysis. Limit simvastatin dose to no more than 20 mg/day when used concurrently.

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Serious - Use AlternativeInteraction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

niacin-simvastatin oral and aliskiren-amlodipine oral

niacin-simvastatin oral will increase the level or effect of aliskiren-amlodipine oral by affects how the drug is eliminated from the body (via what is known as the P-glycoprotein [MDR1] transporter).

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Serious - Use AlternativeMinor or non-significant interaction.

niacin-simvastatin oral and aliskiren-amlodipine oral

niacin-simvastatin oral will increase the level or effect of aliskiren-amlodipine oral by P-glycoprotein (MDR1) efflux transporter.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Drug Interaction Categories

Contraindicated

Never use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

Serious

Potential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

Significant

Potential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

Minor

Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

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