Colestid Drug Interactions

Oral Phosphate Supplements
Colestid may bind with oral phosphate supplements in the intestines, preventing them from getting completely absorbed into the body. Take oral phosphate supplements at least one hour before or four to six hours after you take your Colestid to avoid this interaction.
 
Vitamin K Products or Phytonadione
Colestid may bind with vitamin K products in the intestines, which can decrease their absorption into the body. Colestid may also prevent dietary sources of vitamin K (spinach, broccoli, etc.) from getting completely absorbed. Even though this interaction has not been fully studied in humans, it is recommended that you take any kind of vitamin K product at least one hour before or four to six hours after you take your Colestid.
 
Ursodiol
Colestid may bind with ursodiol in the intestines, preventing the drug from getting completely absorbed into the body. You can take ursodiol at least one hour before or four to six hours after you take your Colestid to avoid this interaction.
 
Ezetimibe or Combination Medications That Contain Ezetimibe
Colestid may bind with ezetimibe in the intestines, preventing it from getting completely absorbed into the body. It is recommended that you take ezetimibe at least two hours before or four hours after you take your Colestid.
 
Hydrocortisone
Colestid may bind with hydrocortisone in the intestines, preventing it from getting completely absorbed into the body. Take hydrocortisone at least one hour before or four to six hours after you take Colestid to avoid this interaction.
 

Colestid Drug Interactions: Final Thoughts

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