All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Description - Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Instructions - Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine
Capecitabine may cause serious side effects on the heart like a heart attack or heart failure. This risk is especially higher in patients with a history of heart diseases. Close monitoring of heart function is required while receiving this medicine. An alternate treatment option should be considered based on the clinical condition.
Impaired kidney functionsevere
Capecitabine should be used with caution in patients with mild to moderate kidney injury. Close monitoring of kidney function is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments should be done based on the clinical condition. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with severe kidney dysfunction (creatinine clearance less than 30 ml/minute).
Impaired liver functionsevere
Capecitabine should be used with caution in patients with liver injury due to the increased risk of side effects. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while receiving this medicine. The treatment should be discontinued if liver enzymes are elevated.
This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.