Zelapar Drug Interactions
Zelapar Interactions Explained
The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Zelapar is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
You should not use apraclonidine eyedrops while taking Zelapar, due to the risk of dangerously high blood pressure (hypertension).
Strattera and Zelapar should not be taken together or within two weeks of each other, due to the risk of dangerous side effects.
Brimonidine (Alphagan P, Combigan)
You should not use brimonidine eyedrops while taking Zelapar, due to the risk of dangerously high blood pressure.
You should not take buspirone while taking Zelapar (or even if you have taken Zelapar within the past 14 days), due to the risk of dangerously high blood pressure.
Cough, Cold, and Allergy Products
Taking Zelapar with many cough, cold, and allergy products (including eyedrops or nasal products) can increase your risk of dangerous side effects, such as high blood pressure. Most of these products should never be taken with Zelapar. Always check with your healthcare provider before taking any cough, cold, or allergy products.
Do not take cyclobenzaprine and Zelapar within two weeks of each other, due to the risk of dangerous side effects, such as high blood pressure or seizures.
Entacapone (Comtan, Stalevo)
Combining entacapone and Zelapar can lead to dangerous side effects. If your healthcare provider recommends that you take these medications together, you may need to be monitored more closely.