Drug interactions with mefloquine oral and nelfinavir oral

mefloquine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Lariam Oral

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

nelfinavir oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Viracept Oral

All generic drug interactions for nelfinavir oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

mefloquine oral and nelfinavir oral

mefloquine oral increases levels of nelfinavir oral by altering drug metabolism. Combination increases risk of side effects. Avoid taking during and for 15 weeks after stopping mefloquine.

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Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

mefloquine oral and nelfinavir oral

mefloquine oral increases levels of nelfinavir oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Potential for increased toxicity. Avoid coadministration during and for 15 weeks after discontinuing mefloquine.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Serious - Use AlternativePotential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

nelfinavir oral and mefloquine oral

nelfinavir oral increases levels of mefloquine oral by altering drug metabolism. Combination increases risk of side effects. Avoid taking during and for 15 weeks after stopping mefloquine.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Serious - Use AlternativePossible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available.

nelfinavir oral and mefloquine oral

nelfinavir oral increases levels of mefloquine oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Potential for increased toxicity. Avoid coadministration during and for 15 weeks after discontinuing mefloquine.

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

Disclaimer: The information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of an appropriately qualified and licensed physician or other health care provider. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This tool may not cover all possible drug interactions. Please check with a physician if you have health questions or concerns. Although we attempt to provide accurate and up-to-date information, no guarantee is made to that effect.

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