Drug interactions with leucovorin calcium inj and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

leucovorin calcium inj brand names and other generic formulations include:

Calcium Folinate (leucovorin) Inj, Wellcovorin Inj

All generic drug interactions for leucovorin calcium inj (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):
Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

leucovorin calcium inj and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

leucovorin calcium inj decreases effects of sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv by opposing drug effects. Effect of trimethoprim may be reduced. Monitor for trimethoprim treatment failure or decreased efficacy when taken with leucovorin, especially when used with sulfamethoxazole for Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in patients who are HIV positive.

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Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

leucovorin calcium inj and sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv

leucovorin calcium inj decreases effects of sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv by pharmacodynamic antagonism. Monitor for trimethoprim treatment failure or decreased efficacy when coadministered with leucovorin, especially when used with sulfamethoxazole for Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in patients who are HIV positive

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and leucovorin calcium inj

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv decreases effects of leucovorin calcium inj by opposing drug effects. Effect of trimethoprim may be reduced. Monitor for trimethoprim treatment failure or decreased efficacy when taken with leucovorin, especially when used with sulfamethoxazole for Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in patients who are HIV positive.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
© 2014 RxList, Inc.
Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv and leucovorin calcium inj

sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim iv decreases effects of leucovorin calcium inj by pharmacodynamic antagonism. Monitor for trimethoprim treatment failure or decreased efficacy when coadministered with leucovorin, especially when used with sulfamethoxazole for Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in patients who are HIV positive

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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