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Do tetracycline antibiotics interact with any other medications?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

If you are taking any of the following medications, tetracycline can lead to side effects and should be avoided:

  • a systemic retinoid
  • bosutinib
  • dabrafenib
  • doxorubicin
  • ibrutinib
  • lomitapide
  • naloxegol
  • olaparib
  • pimozide
  • simeprevir
  • tolvaptan
  • ulipristal 

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