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Streptozocin (Zanosar)
Streptozocin may increase the level of Doxil in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Talk to your healthcare provider about the benefits and risks of using these medications together.
 
Trastuzumab (Herceptin)
Taking trastuzumab with Doxil can increase your risk of congestive heart failure (CHF). Generally, these medications should not be combined.
 
Verapamil (Calan, Calan SR, Covera-HS, Isoptin SR, Verelan, Verelan PM)
Combining verapamil with Doxil may increase the risk of Doxil side effects, particularly those that affect the heart. Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with Doxil were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you.
 
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