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Who Should Not Take Lamivudine/Zidovudine?

You should not take lamivudine/zidovudine if you are allergic to lamivudine, zidovudine, Combivir, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive components.

Precautions and Warnings With Lamivudine/Zidovudine: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which lamivudine/zidovudine should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the drug. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific precautions and warnings with lamivudine/zidovudine that may apply to you.
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