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Ambrisentan : Interaction with Food, Herbs and Alcohol


Interaction of Ambrisentan with Food, Herbs and Alcohol - For your own safety It is important to understand and avoid the drug-food interaction and how to take the medication. Drug-food interaction can sometimes cause side effects and can even reduce the efficacy of the drug.
Ambrisentan is an endothelin receptor antagonist, prescribed for pulmonary atrial hypertension (high blood pressure in the lungs). The medication blocks the effects of endothelin-1 thereby decreases blood pressure in lungs. The medication also inhibits the thickening of the blood vessel.

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Ambrisentan Interactions with Food and Herbs

St.John's Wort: St.John's Wort may decrease the effect of the ambrisentan in the body.

Ambrisentan Interactions with Alcohol

Intake of alcohol with ambrisentan may cause liver problems.
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How to Take the Medication -

Ambrisentan comes in the form of a tablet to be taken once daily. It can be taken by mouth with food or on an empty stomach. Don't crush, chew or split the tablet. Swallow it as a whole. Follow the instructions exactly as directed by your doctor. Keep this medicine in its original container and store it at room temperature.
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Ambrisentan for Medical Condition(s)
Trade Names for Ambrisentan
Endobloc (5mg)
Endobloc (10mg)
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