|Para amino-benzoic acid and hiv meds(fosamprenavir)
Sep 30, 2012
I was looking to buy some vitamins for daily use without any iron, the pharmacist recommended this brand "Alive" but at home I read on the label: "Warning:Do not take with sulfonamide since PABA interferes with the activity of this drug". I read online that fosamprenavir is part of this group of drugs. My question if I should not take this vitamin complex at all or should I avoid taking it at the same time with my hiv drugs (I take them in the morning and in the evening) PABA 25 mg
| Response from Dr. Henry
Should still be OK though you are correct to be concerned. I would inform your provider so he/she can monitor but I would not expect there to be a problem with that dose of PAMA. KH
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