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Drug Interactions With Vandetanib

QT-Prolonging Medications
Vandetanib can cause a certain change in the heart rhythm known as QT prolongation. Taking vandetanib with other medications that may cause QT prolongation can increase your risk for this potentially life-threatening problem. In general, vandetanib should not be taken other QT-prolonging medications. If these drugs are taken together, your healthcare provider may need to closely monitor the electrical activity of your heart using an electrocardiogram (ECG).
Taking vandetanib with silodosin may increase your silodosin blood levels, possibly increasing your risk for side effects. In general, people taking vandetanib should not take silodosin.
Vandetanib may increase blood levels of topotecan, possibly increasing the risk for side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely if you take these medicines together.

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with vandetanib were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you.
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