Drug interactions with cholestyramine (with sugar) oral and spironolactone oral

cholestyramine (with sugar) oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

LoCholest Oral, Questran Oral

All generic drug interactions for cholestyramine (with sugar) oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

spironolactone oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Aldactone Oral, Spirazone Oral

All generic drug interactions for spironolactone oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction

cholestyramine (with sugar) oral and spironolactone oral

cholestyramine (with sugar) oral , spironolactone oral unspecified interaction mechanism. Increased blood potassium levels and other changes in blood chemistry may occur.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

cholestyramine (with sugar) oral and spironolactone oral

cholestyramine (with sugar) oral , spironolactone oral unspecified interaction mechanism. Hyperkalemic metabolic acidosis reported when coadministered

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction

spironolactone oral and cholestyramine (with sugar) oral

spironolactone oral , cholestyramine (with sugar) oral unspecified interaction mechanism. Increased blood potassium levels and other changes in blood chemistry may occur.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

spironolactone oral and cholestyramine (with sugar) oral

spironolactone oral , cholestyramine (with sugar) oral unspecified interaction mechanism. Hyperkalemic metabolic acidosis reported when coadministered

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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