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If you are taking antacids, antibiotics, seizure medications, or any other medications, make sure to let your healthcare provider know before starting treatment with Complera. Taking other drugs with Complera can lead to potentially dangerous interactions. For example, some reactions can significantly decrease the effectiveness of certain medications or cause a potentially life-threatening irregular heart rhythm, among other problems.

An Overview of Interactions With Complera

Complera™ (emtricitabine/rilpivirine/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate) can potentially react with several other medications. Some of these products that may lead to drug interactions with Complera include:
  • Antacids, such as Tums® or Maalox®
  • Certain antibiotics and antifungal medications, such as:
  • Certain seizure medications, such as:
  • Other non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) HIV medications, such as:
  • Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), such as:
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