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If certain medications are taken with Lialda, drug interactions may occur. If it is combined with digoxin or warfarin, for example, it could lead to a decreased absorption of warfarin or digoxin into your body. These interactions can also result in decreased effectiveness of the medications. If Lialda drug interactions are a concern, your healthcare provider may adjust your dosages.
Lialda® (mesalamine) can potentially interact with a few other medicines. Some of these medicines that may lead to Lialda drug interactions include:
The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Lialda is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Lialda may decrease the absorption of digoxin into your body, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider should monitor the level of digoxin in your blood, especially when you are starting or stopping Lialda.
There have been a few reports of Lialda making warfarin less effective. Your healthcare provider should monitor you more closely and adjust your warfarin dosage as necessary to prevent this interaction from occurring.
It is possible that not all Lialda drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you.