Drug Interactions With Tobramycin Inhalation Powder

Complications may occur in people who use tobramycin inhalation powder with certain other antibiotics, diuretics, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Some of these interactions with tobramycin inhalation powder may increase your risk for kidney problems, ear problems, or other issues. To help avoid problems, tell your healthcare provider about all other medications, vitamins, or supplements you are taking.

An Overview of Tobramycin Inhalation Powder Interactions

Tobramycin inhalation powder (Tobi® Podhaler™) can potentially react with several other medications. Some of the drugs that may interact with tobramycin inhalation powder include but are not limited to:
       
  • Mannitol 
  • Neuromuscular-blocking medications, such as:
    • Atracurium
    • Cisatracurium (Nimbex®)
    • Pancuronium
    • Rocuronium (Zemuron®)
    • Succinylcholine (Anectine®, Quelicin®)
    • Vecuronium (Norcuron®)
   
  • Other aminoglycoside antibiotics, such as:
    • Amikacin (Amikin®)
    • Gentamicin
    • Kanamycin (Kantrex®)
    • Neomycin (Neo-Fradin®)
    • Streptomycin
 
  • Vancomycin (Vancocin®).
 

Tobramycin Inhalation Powder Information

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