Tirosint Drug Interactions
Using medications such as antacids, certain seizure medications, or antidepressants in combination with Tirosint may lead to negative drug interactions. Some of these reactions can alter the amounts of the medications in your blood, possibly decreasing the effectiveness of the drugs or causing potentially dangerous side effects. In some cases, your healthcare provider may need to adjust the amount of your dosage.
An Overview of Interactions With TirosintTirosint® (levothyroxine sodium) may potentially react with a number of other medications. Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions with Tirosint include but are not limited to:
- Antacids or gas-relieving medications
- Certain seizure medications, such as:
- Cholestyramine (Prevalite®, Questran®, Questran® Light)
- Colestipol (Colestid®)
- Diabetes medications
- Digoxin (Digitek®, Lanoxin®)
- Estrogens, such as birth control pills, patches, rings, or hormone replacement therapy
- Orlistat (Alli™, Xenical®)
- Raloxifene (Evista®)
- Rifampin (Rifadin®)
- Sucralfate (Carafate®)
- Theophylline (Uniphyl®, Theocron®, TheoCap®, Theo-24®, Elixophyllin®)
- Warfarin (Coumadin®, Jantoven®).