Sudafed Drug Interactions

Sodium Bicarbonate Antacids
Sodium bicarbonate antacids may increase the level of Sudafed in the blood (by decreasing its excretion through the urine). This may increase the risk of Sudafed side effects. If you take sodium bicarbonate, check with your healthcare provider before taking Sudafed.
SNRI Antidepressants or Fibromyalgia Medications
Serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs) should probably not be combined with Sudafed, due to the increased risk of an increased heart rate.

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with Sudafed were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions that may apply to you.
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