Drug interactions with boceprevir oral and dexamethasone oral

boceprevir oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Victrelis Oral

All generic drug interactions for boceprevir oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

dexamethasone oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Baycadron Oral, Concedex Oral, Decadron Dose Pack Oral, Dexamethasone Intensol Oral, Dexapack Oral, DexPak 10 day Oral, DexPak 13 Day Oral, DexPak 6 Day Oral, Mymethasone Oral, Sk-Dexamethasone Oral, Zema-Pak Oral

All generic drug interactions for dexamethasone 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

boceprevir oral and dexamethasone oral

boceprevir oral decreases levels of dexamethasone oral by altering drug metabolism. Should not be taken together; may reduce effectiveness of boceprevir.

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

boceprevir oral and dexamethasone oral

boceprevir oral decreases levels of dexamethasone oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Coadministration of boceprevir with CYP3A4 inducers may decrease plasma concentrations of boceprevir, which may result in loss of therapeutic effect. Therefore, this combination should be avoided if possible and used with caution if necessary.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

dexamethasone oral and boceprevir oral

dexamethasone oral decreases levels of boceprevir oral by altering drug metabolism. Should not be taken together; may reduce effectiveness of boceprevir.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
© 2014 RxList, Inc.
Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

dexamethasone oral and boceprevir oral

dexamethasone oral decreases levels of boceprevir oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Coadministration of boceprevir with CYP3A4 inducers may decrease plasma concentrations of boceprevir, which may result in loss of therapeutic effect. Therefore, this combination should be avoided if possible and used with caution if necessary.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
© 1994-2014 WebMD, LLC.

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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

Disclaimer: The information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of an appropriately qualified and licensed physician or other health care provider. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This tool may not cover all possible drug interactions. Please check with a physician if you have health questions or concerns. Although we attempt to provide accurate and up-to-date information, no guarantee is made to that effect.

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