Docefrez Drug Interactions

Combining Docefrez with echinacea, live vaccinations, or certain other drugs may cause negative interactions. In some cases, these adverse reactions may decrease the effectiveness of the medications or increase your risk for potentially dangerous side effects. To minimize these risks, talk to your healthcare provider about any medications, vitamins, or supplements you are taking before starting treatment with Docefrez.

An Overview of Interactions With Docefrez

Docefrez™ (docetaxel) can potentially react with a number of other products. Some of the drugs that can lead to interactions with Docefrez include but are not limited to:
 
  • Amphotericin B (Abelcet®, AmBisome®, Amphotec®)
  • Anthracycline medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
  • P-glycoprotein inducers, such as:
 
    • Carbamazepine (Carbatrol®, Epitol®, Equetro®, Tegretol®)
    • Dexamethasone (Decadron®)
    • Doxorubicin (Adriamycin®, Doxil®)
    • Nefazodone (Serzone®)
    • Prazosin (Minipress®)
    • Rifampin (Rifadin®)
    • St. John's wort
    • Tipranavir (Aptivus®)
    • Trazodone (Desyrel®) and trazodone ER (Oleptro™)
    • Vinblastine
 
  • P-glycoprotein inhibitors, such as:
 
 
  • Platinum analogues, such as:
 
 
 
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