Amlodipine vs Macrolide Antibiotics

Interacting Drugs
Amlodipine
vs
Macrolide Antibiotics
Security Level
Moderate, Consider therapy modification
Mechanism
Macrolide Antibiotics: May decrease the metabolism of Calcium Channel Blockers.
Management
Consider using a noninteracting macrolide. Monitor for increased therapeutic effects of calcium channel blockers if an interacting macrolide antibiotic is initiated, or decreased effects if a macrolide is discontinued. Exceptions: Azithromycin; Azithromycin (Systemic); Fidaxomicin (Systemic); Spiramycin.

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