Delsym Drug Interactions

Linezolid
Linezolid is an antibiotic that also acts like a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). Because Delsym should not be taken within two weeks of an MAOI, it is important for people who take or who have recently taken linezolid to not use Delsym.
 
Miscellaneous Antidepressants
Combining Delsym with certain antidepressants may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome, as it can be very dangerous.
  
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)
Combining Delsym with MAOIs can increase your chance of developing life-threatening problems. Do not take Delsym if you have taken an MAOI within the past two weeks.
 
Sibutramine
Taking Delsym with sibutramine can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see Delsym Warnings and Precautions), as it can be dangerous.
 
SSRI or SNRI Antidepressants
Combining Delsym with SSRI or SNRI antidepressants can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome, as it can be dangerous.
 
St. John's Wort
Taking Delsym with St. John's wort can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk to your healthcare provider before combining these medications. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome, as it can be dangerous.
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