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Sporanox Oral Solution Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose

What happens if I miss a dose (Sporanox Oral Solution)?

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose (Sporanox Oral Solution)?

Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.

What should I avoid while taking itraconazole (Sporanox Oral Solution)?

Avoid taking antacids or stomach acid reducers (Tagamet, Pepcid, Axid, Zantac, and others) within 1 hour before or 2 hours after you take itraconazole. These medications can make it harder for your body to absorb itraconazole.

What other drugs will affect itraconazole (Sporanox Oral Solution)?

Many drugs can interact with itraconazole. Below is just a partial list. Tell your doctor if you are using:

  • a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin);
  • cancer medications;
  • cholesterol medications such as atorvastatin (Lipitor);
  • cyclosporine (Gengraf, Sandimmune, Neoral);
  • diabetes medication you take by mouth;
  • digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin);
  • disopyramide (Norpace);
  • fentanyl (Actiq, Duragesic);
  • isoniazid (for treating tuberculosis);
  • rifabutin (Mycobutin), rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane, Rifater, Rifamate), or rifapentine (Priftin);
  • sirolimus (Rapamune) or tacrolimus (Prograf);
  • an antibiotic such as clarithromycin (Biaxin), erythromycin (E.E.S., EryPed, Ery-Tab, Erythrocin), or telithromycin (Ketek);
  • an antifungal medication such as clotrimazole (Mycelex Troche), ketoconazole (Nizoral), or voriconazole (Vfend);
  • an antidepressant such as nefazodone, paroxetine (Paxil), or sertraline (Zoloft);
  • a barbiturate such as amobarbital (Amytal), butabarbital (Butisol), mephobarbital (Mebaral), secobarbital (Seconal), or phenobarbital (Solfoton);
  • heart or blood pressure medications such as amlodipine (Norvasc), diltiazem (Cartia, Cardizem), felodipine (Plendil), nifedipine (Nifedical, Procardia), verapamil (Calan, Covera, Isoptin, Verelan), and others;
  • HIV/AIDS medicine such as atazanavir (Reyataz), delavirdine (Rescriptor), efavirenz (Sustiva), etravirine (Intelence), indinavir (Crixivan), nelfinavir (Viracept), nevirapine (Viramune), saquinavir (Invirase, Fortovase), or ritonavir (Norvir, Kaletra);
  • a sedative such as alprazolam (Xanax), diazepam (Valium); or
  • seizure medication such as carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Tegretol), felbamate (Felbatol), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), or phenytoin (Dilantin), or primidone (Mysoline).

Where can I get more information?

Your pharmacist can provide more information about itraconazole.


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