Apidra Drug Interactions
Apidra Interactions Explained
Any of the medications discussed in this article may increase the risk of low blood sugar when combined with Apidra (or any other insulin medication). Therefore, it is a good idea to check with your healthcare provider before taking any of these medications with Apidra. Your healthcare provider may recommend that you monitor your blood sugar levels more closely for a while to see if you need to adjust your Apidra dosage. In some cases, your healthcare provider may recommend an alternative medication that does not cause drug interactions.
It is also important to check with your healthcare provider any time you stop taking any of the medications listed in this article or any time your dose is adjusted. Again, you may need to monitor your blood sugar levels more closely for a while, and your healthcare provider may need to adjust your dose of Apidra.
Final Thoughts on Apidra Drug InteractionsMany Apidra drug interactions were not discussed in this article, including interactions that may cause high blood sugar (hyperglycemia). These interactions are not usually dangerous, although they may become dangerous if they are not treated. In these cases, you may need to have your Apidra dose adjusted. It is a good idea to get into the practice of checking with your healthcare provider any time you start, stop, or change the dose of any medication, including non-prescription medications.