What medicines should I be careful of when using tinidazole?

There is a very long list of medications your doctor might not want you to take with tinidazole (Tindamax). Here is are a few:

  • Ethanol (alcohol in liquid medications or beverages)
  • Blood thinners (anticoagulants) such as warfarin (Coumadin)
  • Antiseizure drugs like carbamazepine (Tegretol), phenobarbital (Luminal, Solfoton) and phenytoin (Dilantin
  • Antibiotics such as clarithromycin (Biaxin), erythromycin (E.E.S., E-Mycin, Erythrocin) and metronidazole (Flagyl)
  • HIV fighters, like indinavir (Crixivan) and ritonavir (Norvir)
  • Antifungals such as fluconazole (Diflucan), itraconazole (Sporanox) and ketoconazole (Nizoral)

Blood pressure medicines, antidepressants and asthma medicines are just a few others. Make sure you discuss a complete list with your doctor.

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