Drug interactions with ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral and orlistat oral

ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Calcidol Oral, Calciferol Oral, Dee Oral, Drisdol Oral, Ergo-D Oral, Vitamin D2 Oral

All generic drug interactions for ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

orlistat oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Alli Oral, Xenical Oral

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

ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral and orlistat oral

ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral will decrease the level or effect of orlistat oral by Other mechanism. Orlistat reduces absorption of vitamin D. Take vitamin D at least 2 hours before or after taking orlistat.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral and orlistat oral

ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral will decrease the level or effect of orlistat oral by Other (see comment). When combination must be used, may consider administering vitamin D at least 2 hours before or after administration of orlistat.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction

orlistat oral and ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral

orlistat oral will decrease the level or effect of ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral by Other mechanism. Orlistat reduces absorption of vitamin D. Take vitamin D at least 2 hours before or after taking orlistat.

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

orlistat oral and ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral

orlistat oral will decrease the level or effect of ergocalciferol (vitamin d2) oral by Other (see comment). When combination must be used, may consider administering vitamin D at least 2 hours before or after administration of orlistat.

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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