Grapefruit and Rilpivirine
Oct 21, 2013
I take a combination of TDF, 3TC, with Edurant.Is there any known information about Drug interaction (rilpivirine)and grapefruit or grapefruit juice?
Response from Mr. Vergel
Grapefruit is probably the most listed fruit in interaction tables for most medications.
I would like for everyone to be aware of the wonderful tools provided by the folks of HIV-druginteractions.org
In this page, you can select the type of HIV drug that you want to review for interactions:HIV Drug interactions tables to print for your doctor
On the last page you can see grapefruit juice (8th item from the top, left). No interactions are predicted.
You can also check for any interactions with other drugs. However, the table lacks a lot more commonly used supplements used in HIV. I have been advocating for years for more interaction studies of supplements but funding for them is limited.
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