Drug Interactions With Adalimumab

More Information on Interactions With Adalimumab

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when adalimumab is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Biologic Medications
Adalimumab is a biologic medication. In general, combining adalimumab with another biologic medication is not recommend, as it might increase your risk of getting an infection or experiencing other side effects. 
 
Live Vaccines
Live vaccines are immunizations that contain live viruses or bacteria. If you receive a live vaccine while taking adalimumab, you might become infected with the virus or bacteria from the vaccine. Also, adalimumab can make live vaccines less effective. You should not receive live vaccinations while taking adalimumab.
 
Because adalimumab crosses the placenta to the developing baby during pregnancy, it is unknown if giving live vaccines to babies who were exposed to adalimumab during pregnancy is safe or effective.
 

Final Thoughts on Adalimumab Drug Interactions

It is possible that not every drug interaction with adalimumab was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific drug interactions that may apply to you.
 
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