Drug interactions with lanthanum oral and simvastatin oral

lanthanum oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

FOSRENOL Oral

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

simvastatin oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Zocor Oral

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

lanthanum oral and simvastatin oral

lanthanum oral decreases levels of simvastatin oral by stomach acid causing inadequate absorption of nonacidic drugs into the body. Take statin at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after lanthanum, but serum concentrations of lanthnum need to be checked by the doctor.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction, monitor.

lanthanum oral and simvastatin oral

lanthanum oral decreases levels of simvastatin oral by cation binding in GI tract. Administer statin at least 2 hr before or 2 hr after lanthanum. Monitor serum concentrations.

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

simvastatin oral and lanthanum oral

simvastatin oral decreases levels of lanthanum oral by stomach acid causing inadequate absorption of nonacidic drugs into the body. Take statin at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after lanthanum, but serum concentrations of lanthnum need to be checked by the doctor.

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

simvastatin oral and lanthanum oral

simvastatin oral decreases levels of lanthanum oral by cation binding in GI tract. Administer statin at least 2 hr before or 2 hr after lanthanum. Monitor serum concentrations.

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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