Drug interactions with irbesartan oral and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

irbesartan oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Avapro Oral

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

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv brand names and other generic formulations include:

Bactrim IV, Cotrim I.V. IV, Cotrim IV, Septra I.V. IV, Sulfamethoprim IV

All generic drug interactions for sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction

irbesartan oral and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

irbesartan oral and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv both increase potassium levels in the blood. Combination increases the risk of high potassium levels (hyperkalemia).

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

irbesartan oral and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

irbesartan oral and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv both increase serum potassium. Trimethoprim decreases urinary potassium excretion. May cause hyperkalemia, particularly with high doses, renal insufficiency, or when combined with other drugs that cause hyperkalemia.

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

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and irbesartan oral

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and irbesartan oral both increase potassium levels in the blood. Combination increases the risk of high potassium levels (hyperkalemia).

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
© 2014 RxList, Inc.
Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and irbesartan oral

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and irbesartan oral both increase serum potassium. Trimethoprim decreases urinary potassium excretion. May cause hyperkalemia, particularly with high doses, renal insufficiency, or when combined with other drugs that cause hyperkalemia.

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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