Products That Interfere With Retrovir

Retrovir Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Retrovir is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Atovaquone
Taking atovaquone with Retrovir may increase the level of Retrovir in your blood, perhaps increasing your risk of Retrovir side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before combining these two medications.
 
Doxorubicin
Doxorubicin can make Retrovir less effective and may also increase the risk of Retrovir side effects. In general, these medications should not be taken together.
 
Fluconazole
Fluconazole may increase the level of Retrovir in your blood, possibly increasing your risk of side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before using these medications together, as you may need to be monitored more closely.
 
Ganciclovir
Combining ganciclovir with Retrovir may increase your risk of Retrovir side effects, particularly side effects that affect blood cells. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor your blood counts very closely if you are taking both of these drugs.
 
Interferon Medications
Taking an interferon with Retrovir may increase your risk of Retrovir side effects, particularly side effects that affect blood cells. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor your blood counts very closely if you are taking both of these drugs.
 
Methadone
Methadone may increase the level of Retrovir in your blood, possibly increasing your risk of side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before combining these two medications.
 
Nelfinavir
Nelfinavir may decrease the level of Retrovir in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.

Retrovir Therapy -- Drug Information

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