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Does Grifulvin V (griseofulvin) interact with other medications?

Grifulvin V (griseofulvin) may interact with certain other types of medications, so it's important to tell your doctor about any medications or supplements you're taking before you take this medication. (Do not stop, start or change any medications or supplements without your doctor's instruction.)

The following medications may interact with Grifulvin V:
  • birth control pills
  • medications containing salicylates
  • anticoagulants (blood thinners), especially warfarin
  • cyclosporine
  • barbiturates
Alcohol, when combined with Grifulvin V, can increase the risk of rapid heartbeat and flushing. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medication.

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