Drug Interactions With the Ciclesonide Inhaler
More Details on Drug Interactions With the Ciclesonide InhalerThe following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when the ciclesonide inhaler is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
There is some concern that corticosteroids (such as the ciclesonide inhaler) could decrease the effectiveness of aldesleukin. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these drugs together.
CYP 3A4 Inhibitors
The ciclesonide inhaler is metabolized by certain enzymes in the liver, known as CYP 3A4 enzymes. Medications known as CYP 3A4 inhibitors slow down these enzymes, potentially leading to high levels of these medicines in the bloodstream, and perhaps increasing the risk of side effects of the ciclesonide inhaler.
Check with your healthcare provider before combining such drugs. At this time, it is unclear how significant such interactions may be.
Final ThoughtsIt is possible that not all ciclesonide inhaler 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.