Ozempic Drug Interactions: What Medications Should Be Avoided?

I’ll list the medications that interact with Ozempic. If you’re using or plan to use Ozempic Injection as a treatment option for diabetes or weight loss, you should tell your doctor about all other medications you take daily. Below is a brief overview of the medications that may interact with Ozempic. Examples of these drugs include: insulin degludec (Tresiba) insulin detemir (Levemir) insulin glargine (Lantus, Toujeo) glimepiride (Amaryl) glipizide (Glucotrol) glyburide (Diabeta, Glynase Prestabs) Alpha-Lipoic Acid Androgens: Bortezomib: Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents (HCV) Furosemide:  Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Agonists:  Guanethidine:  Hyperglycemia-Associated Agents: Hypoglycemia-Associated Agents: Insulins: Levothyroxine: Liraglutide:  Meglitinides:  Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors: Prothionamide: Quinolones: Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors: Sincalide: Sulfonylureas: Thiazide and Thiazide-Like Diuretics:  Ozempic and herbs and supplements Taking certain herbs or supplements with Ozempic might increase the risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels). Examples of these include: banaba bitter melon chromium Gymnema prickly pear cactus white mulberry Maitake: Next, we’ll discuss how these drugs interact with Ozempic and cause adverse effects. To stay up to date, make sure to subscribe.

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