Can I Take My Medications With Viread?

Ganciclovir
Ganciclovir may interfere with the kidneys' ability to remove Viread from the blood. This could lead to increased blood levels of Viread and increased risk of Viread side effects. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
NSAIDs
NSAIDs may interfere with the kidneys' ability to remove Viread from the blood. In addition, combining Viread with high doses of an NSAID or with multiple NSAIDs may increase the risk of kidney failure. It's best to check with your healthcare provider before combining Viread with any NSAID, including nonprescription ones.
 
Other Medications That Contain Tenofovir
The active ingredient in Viread is tenofovir. A few other medications contain tenofovir as well and should not be combined with Viread.
 
Valacyclovir
Valacyclovir may interfere with the kidneys' ability to remove Viread from the blood. This could lead to increased blood levels of Viread and increased risk of Viread side effects. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Valganciclovir
Valganciclovir may interfere with the kidneys' ability to remove Viread from the blood. This could lead to increased blood levels of Viread and increased risk of Viread side effects. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 

Final Thoughts on Viread Drug Interactions

It is possible that not every drug interaction was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the Viread drug interactions that may apply to you.
 

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