Am I Taking Products That Interact With Gianvi?
Combining Gianvi with potassium products can increase the risk of high potassium levels in your blood (hyperkalemia). Your healthcare provider should regularly check your potassium levels if you are using potassium products while taking Gianvi.
Combining Gianvi with a potassium-sparing diuretic can increase the risk of high potassium levels in your blood (hyperkalemia). Your healthcare provider should regularly check your potassium levels if you are taking both of these medications.
Using Gianvi with a protease inhibitor may increase your risk of pregnancy and can make the protease inhibitor less effective. Talk with your healthcare provider before combining these two medications.
Selegiline (Eldepryl, Emsam, Zelapar)
The hormones in Gianvi may increase the level of selegiline in your blood, possibly increasing your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to lower your selegiline dosage or may recommend an alternate form of contraception.
St. John's Wort
St. John's wort (a commonly used herbal supplement) may decrease the effectiveness of Gianvi, possibly increasing the chance of pregnancy. In general, you should not take St. John's wort while using Gianvi.
Theophylline (Uniphyl, Theocron, TheoCap, Theo-24, Elixophyllin)
Gianvi may increase the level of theophylline in your blood, possibly increasing the chance of side effects of theophylline. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. You may need a lower theophylline dosage, or you may need to switch to a different method of contraception.