Drug Interactions between Malarone and Vivotif Berna Vaccine
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Malarone (atovaquone/proguanil)
- Vivotif Berna Vaccine (typhoid vaccine, live)
Interactions between your drugs
typhoid vaccine, live proguanil
Applies to: Vivotif Berna Vaccine (typhoid vaccine, live) and Malarone (atovaquone / proguanil)
Ask your doctor before using typhoid vaccine, live together with proguanil. Proguanil can decrease the effectiveness of typhoid vaccine, live. Medications containing proguanil should not be administered until at least 10 days after the last dose of typhoid vaccine, live. This vaccine works by exposing you to a small dose of the virus or a protein from the virus, which causes the body to develop immunity to the disease. This vaccine will not treat an active infection that has already developed in the body. It is important that you tell your healthcare provider about all other medications that you are using including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using your medications without talking to your doctor first.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Malarone (atovaquone / proguanil)
Food significantly enhances the absorption of atovaquone. You should take each dose of atovaquone at the same time each day with a meal or a milky drink. If you receive enteral nutrition (tube feeding), take atovaquone with your feeding. Taking it on an empty stomach may lead to inadequate blood levels and reduced effectiveness of the medication. Talk to your doctor if you have questions or have difficulty taking atovaquone with food.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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