Taking Other Drugs With Viramune XR

Viramune XR Drug Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when Viramune XR is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Arrhythmia Medications
Viramune XR may decrease the level of some arrhythmia medications in your blood, perhaps making them less effective. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely and increase the dose of your arrhythmia medication.
 
Calcium Channel Blockers
Taking a calcium channel blocker with Viramune XR may decrease the level of the calcium channel blocker in your blood, perhaps making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely and increase the dose of your calcium channel blocker.
 
Certain Antibiotics or Antifungals
Combining Viramune XR with certain antibiotics or antifungals may increase or decrease the level of both Viramune XR and the antibiotic or antifungal in your blood. Check with your healthcare provider before taking Viramune XR with any of these medications.
 
Chemotherapy
Viramune XR may decrease the level of some chemotherapy medications in your blood, perhaps making them less effective. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely and increase the dose of your chemotherapy drugs.
 
Efavirenz
Viramune XR can lower the level of efavirenz in your blood, possibly making it less effective. Your healthcare provider may need to increase your efavirenz dosage or recommend a different combination of medications.
 
Ergot Medications
Viramune XR can decrease the level of an ergot medication in your blood, perhaps decreasing the effectiveness of the ergot medication. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.

Viramune XR Medication Information

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