Drug interactions with colesevelam oral and liothyronine oral

colesevelam oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

WelChol Oral

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

liothyronine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Cytomel Oral, Sodium Liothyronine Oral

All generic drug interactions for liothyronine oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

colesevelam oral and liothyronine oral

colesevelam oral will decrease the level or effect of liothyronine oral by Mechanism: the ability of the drug to be absorbed from the stomach or intestine into the body when taken by mouth is inhibited (decreased). Take thyroid hormones at least 4 hours before colesevelam but caution as patients receiving thyroid hormone may get elevated TSH levels; TSH levels may need checking.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for dangerous interaction. Use with caution and monitor closely.

colesevelam oral and liothyronine oral

colesevelam oral will decrease the level or effect of liothyronine oral by Mechanism: inhibition of GI absorption. Applies only to oral form of both agents. Administer thyroid hormones at least 4 hr before colesevelam. Elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) in patients receiving thyroid hormone.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

liothyronine oral and colesevelam oral

liothyronine oral will decrease the level or effect of colesevelam oral by Mechanism: the ability of the drug to be absorbed from the stomach or intestine into the body when taken by mouth is inhibited (decreased). Take thyroid hormones at least 4 hours before colesevelam but caution as patients receiving thyroid hormone may get elevated TSH levels; TSH levels may need checking.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for dangerous interaction. Use with caution and monitor closely.

liothyronine oral and colesevelam oral

liothyronine oral will decrease the level or effect of colesevelam oral by Mechanism: inhibition of GI absorption. Applies only to oral form of both agents. Administer thyroid hormones at least 4 hr before colesevelam. Elevated thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) in patients receiving thyroid hormone.

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

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