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It's important to note that drug interactions may occur if Cycloset is taken in combination with antipsychotics, sulfonamides, certain antidepressants, or a number of other medications. These interactions could make both medications less effective and may increase your risk for developing side effects.


An Overview of Cycloset Interactions

Cycloset™ (bromocriptine mesylate) can potentially interact with several other medications. Some of these medicines that may lead to drug interactions with Cycloset include:


  • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as:
  • Chloramphenicol
  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, including (but not limited to):



  • Ergot medications, such as:


    • Dihydroergotamine (Migranal®)
    • Ergotamine (Bellamine S, Cafergot®, Ergomar®)
    • Pergolide (Permax®)




  • Other dopamine agonists, such as:



  • Probenecid (Benuryl™)
  • Salicylates, such as:


    • Aspirin (Ecotrin®, Bayer®, Anacin®)
    • Choline magnesium trisalicylate (Trilisate®)
    • Salsalate (Salflex®, Disalcid®, Amigesic®)



    • Sulfadiazine, sulfadoxine (Fansidar®)
    • Sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim®, Septra®)
    • Sulfisoxazole (Gantrisin®)



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