Drug interactions with desipramine oral and st. john's wort oral

desipramine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Norpramin Oral

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

st. john's wort oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Alterra Oral, Centrum Herbals St Johns Wort Oral, Kira St. John's Wort Oral, Movana Oral, Quanterra Emotional Oral

All generic drug interactions for st. john's wort oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required

desipramine oral and st. john's wort oral

desipramine oral and st. john's wort oral both increase affecting serotonin levels in the blood. Too much serotonin is a potentially life-threatening situation. Severe signs and symptoms include high blood pressure and increased heart rate that lead to shock.

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

desipramine oral and st. john's wort oral

desipramine oral and st. john's wort oral both increase serotonin levels.

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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

st. john's wort oral and desipramine oral

st. john's wort oral will decrease the level or effect of desipramine oral by altering drug metabolism.

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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for dangerous interaction. Use with caution and monitor closely.

st. john's wort oral and desipramine oral

st. john's wort oral will decrease the level or effect of desipramine oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism.

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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