Invega Sustenna Drug Interactions
If a person combines alcohol, sleep medicines, or various other drugs with Invega Sustenna, potentially serious and even life-threatening interactions may occur. Some of these reactions can increase the risk for side effects, heart rhythm problems, or other complications. To help avoid problems, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of all medications, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are taking.
An Overview of Interactions With Invega SustennaInvega® Sustenna® (paliperidone palmitate) may react with a number of other medications. Some of the products that may lead to drug interactions with Invega Sustenna include:
- Carbamazepine (Carbatrol®, Epitol®, Equetro®, Tegretol®)
- Certain medications used to treat Parkinson's disease, such as:
- Medications that cause a certain change in the heart rhythm known as QT prolongation (see QT-Prolonging Medications for a list of such medications)
- Medications that cause drowsiness, such as: