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How does Reyataz interact with other medications or foods?

Reyataz can have adverse interactions with a wide variety of prescription and over-the-counter medications and supplements. Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medications for HIV/AIDS or if you are taking any of the following: anticoagulants; antidepressants; antifungals; beta blockers; calcium channel blockers; irregular heartbeat medications; erectile dysfunction medications; or any medications that suppress the immune system. Tell your doctor if you are taking digoxin (Lanoxin, Digitek) or fluticasone (Advair, Flonase, Flovent) or if you are taking buffered medications, such as Bufferin or any ulcer or heartburn medication. You should not take Reyataz if you are taking St. John's Wort, any ergot medication or any of the following: indinavir (Crixivan); irinotecan (Camptosar); lovastatin (Mevacor, Altocor) or simvastatin (Zocor); midazolam (Versed); pimozide (Orap); quetiapine (Seroquel); rifampin (Rifadin, Rimactane, Rifater); or triazolam (Halcion), any of which can cause serious or fatal side effects when mixed with Reyataz.

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