Drug interactions between entecavir and telbivudine
Interactions between your drugs
There were no interactions found in our database between entecavir and telbivudine - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Entecavir is in the drug class nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs).
- Entecavir is used to treat Hepatitis B.
- Telbivudine is a member of the drug class nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTIs).
- Telbivudine is used to treat Hepatitis B.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: 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 information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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