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Warning: Adverse Effects of Drug Interactions with Ritonavir

Spring '96

Combinations of ritonavir (NOVIR) with certain non sedating antihistamines, sedative hypnotics or antiarrhythmics may result in potentially serious and/or life threatening adverse events.

Contraindicated Indications

Generic:Brand Name:
meperidineDemerol
piroxicamFeldene
propoxypheneDarvon
amiodaroneCordarone
encainideEnkatd
flecainideTambocor
propafenoneRythmol
rifabutinMycobutin
bepridilVascor
astemizoleHismanal
terfenadineSeldane
cisapridePropulsid
bupropionWellbutrin
clozapineClozant
alprazolamXanax
clorazepateTranxene
diazepamValium
estazolamProsom
flurazepamDalmane
midazolamVersed
triazolamHalcion
zolpidemAmbien


(You can take Restoril and Ativan. Ask your doctor about drugs not on this list.)

This information was provided by:
Eddies Pharmacy
Eddie Bubar, Pharm.D.
8500 Melrose Ave.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
310-358-2400




  
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