16
April

AGCNigeria launches Free Android App for Checking Drug Interactions

AGCNigeria is in the business of medication safety. It is in the core of our values to build solutions that ensure that medications dispensed / administered by health professionals and medications being used by patients are as safe as possible. This is one of the reasons why GenRx was created. GenRx ...

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10
April

Drug Interaction between Amitriptyline and Amiodarone

Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant used to manage mood and mental disorders. It is also often used to calm anxiety, manage depressions and help in sleeping better.
Amiodarone is an anti-arrhythmic drug used for the management of life-threatening heart rhythm disorders of the ventricles lik ...

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10
April

Drug Interaction between Amitriptyline and Artemether Lumefantrine

Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant used to manage mood and mental disorders. It is also often used to calm anxiety, manage depressions and help in sleeping better.
Artemether-Lumefantrine is one of the commonest ACT-based anti-malarial therapy used in the country.

The concomitant use of ...

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03
April

Drug Interaction between Levocetirizine and Phenytoin

Levocetirizine is a non-sedating antihistamine (histamine H1 receptor antagonist) that is used to treat most symptoms of allergic reactions like itching, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, etc.
Phenytoin is an anti-epileptic drug used in the management of seizures.

The concomitant use of both Le ...

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03
April

Drug Interaction between Levocetirizine and Tramadol

Levocetirizine is a non-sedating antihistamine (histamine H1 receptor antagonist) that is used to treat most symptoms of allergic reactions like itching, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, etc.
Tramadol is an opiate (narcotic) analgesics used for the management of moderate to moderately severe pain ...

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26
March

Drug Interaction between Loratadine and Amiodarone

Loratadine is an antihistamine that is used to treat most symptoms of allergic reactions like itching, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, etc.
Amiodarone is an anti-arrhythmic drug used for the management of life-threatening heart rhythm disorders of the ventricles like persistent ventricular fibri ...

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26
March

Drug Interaction between Loratadine and Artemether Lumefantrine

Loratadine is an antihistamine that is used to treat most symptoms of allergic reactions like itching, runny nose, watery eyes, sneezing, etc.
Artemether-Lumefantrine is one of the commonest ACT-based anti-malarial therapy used in the country.

The concomitant use of both Loratadine and Artemethe ...

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12
March

Drug Interaction between Ferrous Sulfate and Dolutegravir

Ferrous sulfate (Iron supplement) is often used to treat iron deficiency anemia, and also used as supplement during pregnancy.
Dolutegravir is a HIV integrase inhibitor used in the management of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adults and children above 12 years. Other examples inclu ...

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12
March

Drug Interaction between Ferrous Sulfate and Dimercaprol

Ferrous sulfate (Iron supplement) is often used to treat iron deficiency anemia, and also used as supplement during pregnancy.
Dimercaprol is a chelating agent used in the treatment of toxicity of heavy metals like lead, mercury, arsenic, gold, etc.

The concomitant use of both drugs can pose an ...

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28
February

Drug Interaction between Erythromycin and Rosuvastatin

Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotics used to treat or prevent various types of bacterial infections.
Rosuvastatin is an HMG CoA reductase inhibitor and a member of the statins drug class used to manage high cholesterol and to lower the risk of stroke, heart attack and other heart complications.
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