Drug interactions between Baraclude and Norvir
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between Baraclude and Norvir - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Baraclude is in the drug class nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs).
- Baraclude is used to treat Hepatitis B.
- Norvir is a member of the following drug classes: antiviral boosters, protease inhibitors.
- Norvir is used to treat HIV Infection.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Norvir (ritonavir)
Ritonavir should be taken with food to lessen gastrointestinal side effects. It is important that you take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not change your treatment or stop treatment without first talking to your doctor.
Applies to: Baraclude (entecavir)
You may experience reduced absorption of entecavir in the presence of food. Take entecavir on an empty stomach 2 hours before or 2 hours after a meal unless otherwise directed by your doctor. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. It is important to take entecavir regularly to get the most benefit.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.