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What other medications interact with Triumeq (or Epzicom and dolutegravir)?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

If you are taking dofetilide, oxcarbazepine, phenobarbital, or primidone, Triumeq and Epzicom + dolutegravir can lead to side effects and should be avoided.

You should avoid taking Triumeq or Epzicom + dolutegravir with another drug containing dolutegravir.

If you are taking emtricitabine, Triumeq or Epzicom + dolutegravir can lead to side effects and should be avoided.

If you are taking etravirine, fosphenytoin, nevirapine, or phenytoin, Triumeq can lead to side effects and should be avoided.

If you are taking ganciclovir or ribavirin, Triumeq or Epzicom + dolutegravir may not be a good option for you.

You should avoid taking Triumeq or Epzicom with another drug containing lamivudine.

If you are taking valganciclovir, Triumeq may not be a good option for you.

If you take dolutegravir, you should avoid St John's wort. 

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