How Iron interacts with penicillamine

Interaction type: Interactions

Interaction rating: Study Supported

Penicillamine binds with iron in the digestive tract, which may decrease the absorption of this mineral. Supplementation with affected nutrient may be necessary. (1)

References

  1. View Abstract: Harkness JA, et al. Penicillamine Nephropathy and Iron. Lancet. Dec1982;2(8312):1368-69.