Drug interactions with telmisartan oral and trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht

telmisartan oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Micardis Oral

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

trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht brand names and other generic formulations include:

Polymyxin B Sul-Trimethoprim Opht, Polytrim Opht

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

telmisartan oral and trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht

telmisartan oral and trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht 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.

telmisartan oral and trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht

telmisartan oral and trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht 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.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for interaction

trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht and telmisartan oral

trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht and telmisartan 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.

trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht and telmisartan oral

trimethoprim-polymyxin b opht and telmisartan 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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