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PEP and atiobiotics?

Jul 13, 2014

I started taking PEP a week ago. When I was coming back home, the rain caught me, and I caught a cold. Now, my question is if any of the antibiotics that I am normally prescribed when I caught a cold would react with my PEP? I normally take clarithromycin,ampicillin or azithromycin. Will they decrease the efficiency of PEP? Is it dangerous to take them together?

Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for posting.

Your antibiotics don't interfere with your HIV PEP medications.

It's ok to take them together. BY

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