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Make sure to give your healthcare provider a current list of all vitamins, herbal supplements, and prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking before starting treatment with amiodarone. There are many drug interactions that can occur, which may increase your risk for potentially dangerous side effects or even life-threatening complications. Some of these products include certain statin medications, beta blockers, and St. John's wort.

An Overview of Amiodarone Interactions

Amiodarone (Cordarone®, Pacerone®, Nexterone®) can potentially interact with a few other medications. Some of the products that may lead to drug interactions with amiodarone include but are not limited to:
 
 
 
 
 
  • Certain statin medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
  • CYP 2C8 inhibitors, such as:

 

 
  • CYP 3A4 inducer medications, such as:
 
 
  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, such as:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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