Drug interactions with ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral and sucralfate oral

ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Cipro XR Oral

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

sucralfate oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Carafate Oral

All generic drug interactions for sucralfate oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral and sucralfate oral

ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral decreases levels of sucralfate oral by reducing drug absorption from the stomach and intestine into the body when taken by mouth. Sucralfate reduces absorption of ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin should be taken 2 hours before or 6 hours after administration of sucralfate.

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral and sucralfate oral

ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral decreases levels of sucralfate oral by inhibition of GI absorption. Applies only to oral form of both agents. The oral absorption of ciprofloxacin may be significantly reduced by sucralfate secondary to chelation within the GI tract. To help avoid interactions due to chelation, ciprofloxacin should be taken 2 hours before or 6 hours after administration of sucral

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

sucralfate oral and ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral

sucralfate oral decreases levels of ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral by reducing drug absorption from the stomach and intestine into the body when taken by mouth. Sucralfate reduces absorption of ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin should be taken 2 hours before or 6 hours after administration of sucralfate.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

sucralfate oral and ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral

sucralfate oral decreases levels of ciprofloxacin (mixture) oral by inhibition of GI absorption. Applies only to oral form of both agents. The oral absorption of ciprofloxacin may be significantly reduced by sucralfate secondary to chelation within the GI tract. To help avoid interactions due to chelation, ciprofloxacin should be taken 2 hours before or 6 hours after administration of sucral

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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