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Does aliskiren and hydrochlorothiazide interact with other medications?

Some medications that may interact with the combination blood pressure medicine aliskiren-hydrochlorothiazide include: angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs), adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH), alcohol, diabetes drugs (oral agents and insulin), atorvastatin, barbiturates, cholestyramine, colestipol, corticosteroids, corticotropin, cyclosporine, diazoxide, digoxin, dofetilide, furosemide, irbesartan, ketanserin, ketoconazole, lithium, medicines for heart problems, narcotics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), other antihypertensive drugs, other diuretics, p-glycoprotein effects, potassium supplements, skeletal muscle relaxants, and some cholesterol medications called "statins." Although it can be taken either with or without food, fatty foods can affect the way it is absorbed.
 

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