Drug interactions with peginterferon alfa-2b subq and zidovudine oral

peginterferon alfa-2b subq brand names and other generic formulations include:

PegIntron Redipen SubQ, PegIntron SubQ, Sylatron 4-Pack SubQ, Sylatron SubQ

All generic drug interactions for peginterferon alfa-2b subq (lists will include brand and generic names):

zidovudine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Retrovir Oral

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

peginterferon alfa-2b subq and zidovudine oral

peginterferon alfa-2b subq will increase the level or effect of zidovudine oral by Other mechanism. Interferons may increase the harmful drug effects of zidovudine. Patients should be monitored for low blood counts (myelosuppression).

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

peginterferon alfa-2b subq and zidovudine oral

peginterferon alfa-2b subq will increase the level or effect of zidovudine oral by Other (see comment). Interferons may enhance adverse effects of zidovudine including increased myelosuppression.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

zidovudine oral and peginterferon alfa-2b subq

zidovudine oral will increase the level or effect of peginterferon alfa-2b subq by Other mechanism. Interferons may increase the harmful drug effects of zidovudine. Patients should be monitored for low blood counts (myelosuppression).

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

zidovudine oral and peginterferon alfa-2b subq

zidovudine oral will increase the level or effect of peginterferon alfa-2b subq by Other (see comment). Interferons may enhance adverse effects of zidovudine including increased myelosuppression.

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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