Drug interactions with carbamazepine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

carbamazepine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Atretol Oral, Carbatrol Oral, Epitol Oral, Equetro Oral, Tegretol Oral, Tegretol XR Oral

All generic drug interactions for carbamazepine 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

carbamazepine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

carbamazepine oral will decrease the level or effect of niacin-simvastatin oral by altering drug metabolism.

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Serious - Use AlternativeHigh likelihood serious or life-threatening interaction. Contraindicated unless benefits outweigh risks and no alternatives available.

carbamazepine oral and niacin-simvastatin oral

carbamazepine oral will decrease the level or effect of niacin-simvastatin oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism.

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Serious - Use AlternativeInteraction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

niacin-simvastatin oral and carbamazepine oral

niacin-simvastatin oral increases levels of carbamazepine oral by reducing drug clearance through the kidneys.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Serious - Use AlternativeMinor or non-significant interaction.

niacin-simvastatin oral and carbamazepine oral

niacin-simvastatin oral increases levels of carbamazepine oral by decreasing renal clearance.

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

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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