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How does rifabutin interact with medications or food?

You may experience some adverse side effects if you take rifabutin with a number of medications, including warfarin, blood thinners, oral contraceptives, zidovudine, medications for infections, seizure medications, blood pressure and heart disease medications, digoxin, diabetes medication, methadone or vitamins. You should not use rifabutin if you are taking an HIV protease inhibitor or voriconazole.

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