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Can Daliresp interact with other medications or foods?

Daliresp, a drug prescribed for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), may interact with other medications, which can affect how well one or another of the drugs works.

Drugs that are known to potentially interact with Daliresp include:
  • carbamazepine (Tegretol)
  • cimetidine (Tagamet)
  • erythromycin (E-Mycin, Erythrocin)
  • fluvoxamine
  • ketoconazole (Nizoral)
  • phenobarbital
  • phenytoin (Dilantin)
  • rifampicin
  • some birth control pills
Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the medications you take, including prescription and nonprescription drugs, herbal remedies and supplements.

If you are already taking Daliresp, be sure to check with your doctor before taking any new medication.

Daliresp may cause a poor appetite and weight loss in some people, but it doesn't cause problems when taken with any food. 

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