Products That Can React With Norvir

Norvir Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Norvir is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Alfuzosin
Norvir and alfuzosin should never be taken together, due to the risk of dangerous reactions.
 
Antidepressants
Norvir can increase the level of many antidepressant medications in your blood. Your healthcare provider may need to decrease the dose of your antidepressant while you are taking Norvir. There is one notable exception: Norvir tends to decrease levels of bupropion (Aplenzin™, Budeprion XL®, Budeprion™ SR, Buproban™, Wellbutrin SR®, Wellbutrin XL™, Wellbutrin®, Zyban®).
 
Antipsychotic Medications
Norvir may increase the level of many antipsychotic medications in your blood. Check with your healthcare provider before combining Norvir with one of these medications.
 
Arrhythmia Medications
Norvir should never be taken with amiodarone, flecainide, propafenone, or quinidine, due to the risk of serious side effects. Check with your healthcare provider before taking Norvir with any other arrhythmia medication, as it may increase the level of some of these medications in your blood.
 
Atovaquone
Norvir may decrease the level of atovaquone in your blood, and your healthcare provider may need to increase your atovaquone dosage as a result.
 
Bosentan
Norvir may increase the level of bosentan in your blood. Your healthcare provider may need to lower your bosentan dosage while you are taking Norvir.
  
Blood Pressure Medications
Norvir can increase the level of many blood pressure medications in your blood. Your healthcare provider may need to decrease the dose of your blood pressure medication to prevent this interaction from occurring.

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