Drug interactions with atorvastatin oral and indinavir oral

atorvastatin oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Lipitor Oral

All generic drug interactions for atorvastatin oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

indinavir oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Crixivan Oral

All generic drug interactions for indinavir oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

atorvastatin oral and indinavir oral

atorvastatin oral will increase the level or effect of indinavir oral by affects how the drug is eliminated from the body (via what is known as the P-glycoprotein [MDR1] transporter).

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

atorvastatin oral and indinavir oral

atorvastatin oral will increase the level or effect of indinavir oral by P-glycoprotein (MDR1) efflux transporter.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

indinavir oral and atorvastatin oral

indinavir oral increases toxicity of atorvastatin oral by altering drug metabolism. The effectiveness of the statin will increase; Increasing the risk of muscle breakdown (myopathy and rhabdomyolysis). Your doctor will use the lowest statin dose possible.

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Significant - Monitor CloselyPossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

indinavir oral and atorvastatin oral

indinavir oral increases toxicity of atorvastatin oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Risk of myopathy and rhabdomyolysis increased when atorvastatin coadministered with CYP3A4 inhibitors; use lowest statin dose possible

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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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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