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How does ivermectin interact with other medications or foods?

Ivermectin may interact with certain medications, especially warfarin. It is important to tell your doctor if you are taking any vitamins, supplements, herbs, over-the-counter medicines or prescription drugs, as your doctor may need to alter your dose or monitor for side effects. Speak with your doctor about taking this medicine with alcohol or tobacco, as they may interact with ivermectin. It is taken on an empty stomach, so you should not eat any foods one hour before or two hours after your dose.

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