Does amyl nitrite interact with other medications or foods?

Amyl nitrite should not be taken along with sildenafil, tadalafil, vardenafil or other medicines used for erectile dysfunction. In addition, this drug may interact with alcohol and tobacco. Make sure you tell your doctor about all of the medications, vitamins and herbal supplements you take. Your doctor can tell you if they produce harmful side effects when combined with amyl nitrite.

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