STD Home > Drug Interactions With Tenofovir

Medications that may cause drug interactions with tenofovir include atazanavir, cidofovir, and certain protease inhibitors. These interactions may interfere with your kidneys' ability to remove tenofovir from the blood, which can increase the drug's blood levels and increase your risk for side effects. To help prevent drug interactions with tenofovir, tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking.

Drug Interactions With Tenofovir: An Introduction

Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate (Viread®) can potentially interact with several other medicines. Some of the medicines that may lead to drug interactions with tenofovir include:
 
 
 
 
Written by/reviewed by:
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;
Last updated/reviewed:
List of references (click here):
Other Articles in This eMedTV Presentation
Advertisement


Topics & Medications

Quicklinks

Related Channels

eMedTV Links
Copyright © 2006-2020 Clinaero, Inc.

eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.

This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information:
verify here.