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Drugs That Can Interfere With Orsythia

Drug Interactions With Orsythia Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when Orsythia is combined with any of the drugs listed above. If you are unsure about any particular drug interaction, it is a good idea to use backup birth control until you can speak with your healthcare provider.
 
Aminoglutethimide
Taking Orsythia 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, it is still uncertain how significant this drug interaction may be. Some antibiotics are more likely to cause problems than others. Ask your healthcare provider if you need a backup method of contraception any time you take an antibiotic.
 
Aprepitant
Aprepitant may make Orsythia 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 Orsythia 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
Orsythia may increase the level of cyclosporine in your blood, possibly increasing the chance of cyclosporine side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Your cyclosporine dosage may need to be reduced, or you may need to switch to a different method of contraception.
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