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How does bismuth subcitrate potassium interact with other drugs?

Bismuth subcitrate can have some drug interactions. Talk to your doctor before taking bismuth subcitrate if you are taking any of the following:

  • methoxyflurane
  • acitretin
  • isotretinoin
  • lithium
  • busulfan
  • disulfiram
  • amiodarone
  • HIV protease oral solution
  • barbiturates
  • cimetidine
  • hydantoins
  • urinary alkalinizers, cyclosporine
  • anticoagulants
  • digoxin
  • macrolide immunosuppressants
  • ergot alkaloids
  • methotrexate
  • ranolazine
  • valproic acid
  • hormonal contraceptives
  • atovaquone
  • penicillin antibiotics
  • sulfinpyrazone
  • tretinoin
  • fluorouracil
  • acitretin
  • amprenavir
  • strontium

Talk to your doctor about all of the prescription and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins and supplements you are taking before you take the bismuth subcitrate combination.

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