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Serious. These medicines may interact and cause very harmful effects. Contact your healthcare professional (e.g. doctor or pharmacist) for more information.
How the interaction occurs:
Infigratinib needs some stomach acid to be absorbed into your body. Proton pump inhibitors decrease the amount of acid in your stomach.Also, your medicine may slow down how quickly your body processes your infigratinib.
What might happen:
The amount of infigratinib in your blood may decrease and it may not work as well.If your medicine is absorbed, the amount of infigratinib in your blood may increase and cause more side effects than expected. Some expected side effects may be more severe than expected.
What you should do about this interaction:
Make sure your healthcare professionals (e.g. doctor or pharmacist) know that you are taking these medicines together. You may need to change your medicine to avoid an interaction with infigratinib. If you have any questions about how or when to take your medicine, ask your pharmacist.Your healthcare professionals may already be aware of this interaction and may be monitoring you for it. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first.
- 1.Truseltiq (infigratinib) US prescribing information. QED Therapeutics, Inc. May, 2021..
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