Drug Interactions With Raloxifene
Drug interactions with raloxifene can occur if it is combined with bile-acid sequestrants, estrogen medications, thyroid medications, and warfarin. These interactions can increase the risk of side effects or may make raloxifene less effective. To prevent these and other drug interactions with raloxifene, tell your healthcare provider about all medications you are taking, both prescription and non-prescription.
Drug Interactions With Raloxifene: An OverviewRaloxifene hydrochloride (Evista®) can potentially interact with a number of other medications. Some of the medicines that may lead to drug interactions with raloxifene include:
- Bile-acid sequestrant cholesterol medications, such as:
- Diazepam (Valium®, Diastat®)
- Estrogen medications, including many oral contraceptives (birth control pills) and hormone replacement therapies
- Thyroid medications, such as: