Drug Interactions With Nevirapine XR

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The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when nevirapine XR is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Arrhythmia Medications
Nevirapine 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 nevirapine 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 nevirapine XR with certain antibiotics or antifungals may increase or decrease the level of both nevirapine XR and the antibiotic or antifungal in your blood. Check with your healthcare provider before taking nevirapine XR with any of these medications.
 
Chemotherapy
Nevirapine 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
Nevirapine 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
Nevirapine 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.

Nevirapine XR Drug Information

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