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Drugs That Can React With Alyacen

More Detail on Drug Interactions With Alyacen

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when Alyacen is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Aminoglutethimide
Taking Alyacen with aminoglutethimide may increase your risk of unintentional pregnancy. Talk with your healthcare provider before using these medications together. You may need to use a backup method of contraception, such as condoms.
 
Antibiotics
There have been reports of accidental pregnancy occurring in women taking birth control pills with certain antibiotics. However, the significance of this interaction is still uncertain. Some antibiotics are more likely to cause problems than others. Any time you are taking an antibiotic, ask your healthcare provider if you need to use a backup method of contraception.
 
Aprepitant
Aprepitant can make Alyacen less effective, perhaps increasing your chance of pregnancy. Talk with your healthcare provider before using these medications together. You may need to use a backup method of contraception.
 
Barbiturates
Barbiturates may cause your body to metabolize the hormones in Alyacen too quickly, possibly increasing your risk of pregnancy. Ask your healthcare provider if you should use a different method of contraception while taking a barbiturate.
 
Cyclosporine
Alyacen may increase the level of cyclosporine in your blood, possibly increasing the chance of side effects of cyclosporine. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. You may need a lower cyclosporine dose, or you may need to switch to a different method of contraception.
 
Dexamethasone
Combining dexamethasone with Alyacen may increase your risk of pregnancy. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together, as you may need to use a backup method of birth control.

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