Drug interactions with artemether-lumefantrine oral and rifampin iv

artemether-lumefantrine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Coartem Oral

All generic drug interactions for artemether-lumefantrine oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

rifampin iv brand names and other generic formulations include:

Rifadin IV

All generic drug interactions for rifampin iv (lists will include brand and generic names):
ContraindicatedNever use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

artemether-lumefantrine oral and rifampin iv

artemether-lumefantrine oral will decrease the level or effect of rifampin iv by altering drug metabolism. Antimalarial effect may be reduced.

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ContraindicatedNever use combination.

artemether-lumefantrine oral and rifampin iv

artemether-lumefantrine oral will decrease the level or effect of rifampin iv by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Coadministration with strong CYP3A4 inducers can result in decreased serum concentrations and loss of antimalarial efficacy

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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ContraindicatedNever use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

rifampin iv and artemether-lumefantrine oral

rifampin iv will decrease the level or effect of artemether-lumefantrine oral by altering drug metabolism. Antimalarial effect may be reduced.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
© 2014 RxList, Inc.
ContraindicatedNever use combination.

rifampin iv and artemether-lumefantrine oral

rifampin iv will decrease the level or effect of artemether-lumefantrine oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Coadministration with strong CYP3A4 inducers can result in decreased serum concentrations and loss of antimalarial efficacy

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
© 1994-2014 WebMD, LLC.

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Drug Interaction Categories

Contraindicated

Never use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

Serious

Potential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

Significant

Potential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

Minor

Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

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