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Vancomycin Drug Interactions

Currently displaying a list of 187 drugs known to interact with vancomycin.

See also: The most common drugs checked in combination with this medicine.

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Medications known to interact with vancomycin

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    • efavirenz / emtricitabine / tenofovir (Atripla)
    • efavirenz / lamivudine / tenofovir (Symfi, Symfi Lo)
    • empagliflozin / metformin (Synjardy, Synjardy XR)
    • emtricitabine / lopinavir / ritonavir / tenofovir (AccessPak for HIV PEP Expanded with Kaletra)
    • emtricitabine / nelfinavir / tenofovir (AccessPak for HIV PEP Expanded with Viracept)
    • entecavir (Baraclude)
    • ertugliflozin / metformin (Segluromet)
    • esomeprazole / naproxen (Vimovo)
    • estradiol (Estrace, Vivelle-Dot, Climara, Estradiol Patch, Minivelle, Estrogel, Estrogen Patches, Divigel, Vivelle, Evamist, Progynova, Estrofem, Delestrogen, Elestrin, Alora, Estraderm, Femring, Estradot, Elleste Solo, Depo-Estradiol, Valergen, Evorel, Oestradiol Implants, Estreva, Depogen, Duragen, Fempatch, Estradot 37.5, Dermestril, Aerodiol, Sandrena, Zumenon, Fematrix, Nuvelle TS Phase I, FemTab, Estrasorb, Primogyn Depot, Climodien, Organon Oestradiol, Bedol, Estradiol G GAM, Oromone, Provames, Systen, Thaissept, Menostar, Estra Pellets, Dep Gynogen, Gynogen LA 20, Dioval 40, Dioval XX, Estra-C, Estra-V 40, Estro-Cyp, Gynodiol, Estro-Span 40, Medidiol 10, Dura-Estrin, Esclim, Estragyn LA 5, Oesclim, Clinagen LA 40, Estro-LA, Menaval-20, Estradot 50, Estradot 75, Estradot 100, Oestrogel Pump-Pack, FemSeven, Progynova TS, Adgyn Estro, FemSeven Sequi Phase I, Menorest Patch, Climaval, Femtran, Delidose, Dermestril Septem, Estrapatch, Femsept, Menorest, Oestrodose, Oestrogel, Thais, Dotti, Femtrace)
    • estradiol / levonorgestrel (Climara Pro)
    • estradiol / medroxyprogesterone (Lunelle)
    • estradiol / norethindrone (CombiPatch, Activella, Mimvey, Amabelz, Lopreeza, Ena, Mimvey Lo)
    • estradiol / norgestimate (Prefest, Ortho-Prefest)
    • estradiol / progesterone (Bijuva)
    • estradiol / testosterone (Depotestogen, Depo-Testadiol, Dep Androgyn, Delatestadiol, Estra-Testrin, Valertest No 1, Duo-Cyp, Dura-Dumone, Duratestrin)
    • ethacrynic acid (Edecrin, Sodium Edecrin)
    • ethinyl estradiol (Estinyl)
    • ethinyl estradiol / ethynodiol (Kelnor 1/35, Zovia 1/35E, Zovia 1/50E, Demulen, Demulen 1/35, Demulen 1/50, Kelnor 1/50, Lo-Malmorede, Malmorede)
    • ethinyl estradiol / etonogestrel (NuvaRing)
    • ethinyl estradiol / folic acid / levonorgestrel (FaLessa Kit)
    • ethinyl estradiol / levonorgestrel (Aviane, Alesse, Seasonique, Lutera, Levora, Lessina, Portia, Introvale, Kurvelo, Altavera, Seasonale, Aubra, Orsythia, Amethia, Camrese, Trivora, Daysee, Balcoltra, Vienva, Falmina, Sronyx, Setlakin, Amethyst, Larissia, Marlissa, Levlen, Lillow, LoSeasonique, Ashlyna, Jolessa, Quasense, Lybrel, Chateal, Alesse-28, Triphasil, Aubra EQ, Levonest, Fayosim, Afirmelle, Nordette, Enpresse, CamreseLo, Myzilra, Chateal EQ, Rivelsa, Quartette, Ayuna, Tri-Levlen, Triphasil-28, Levlite, Amethia Lo, Min-Ovral 28, Delyla, Simpesse, Lo Simpesse, Cerinta, Jaimiess, Nordette-21, Elifemme, Nordette-28, Triphasil-21, Alesse-21, Sylevia, Preven EC, Triquilar 21, Triquilar 28, Min-Ovral 21, Iclevia)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norelgestromin (Xulane, Ortho Evra)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norethindrone (Lo Loestrin Fe, Junel Fe 1/20, Necon 1/35, Microgestin Fe 1/20, Taytulla, Minastrin 24 Fe, Loestrin 21 1/20, Blisovi 24 Fe, Blisovi Fe 1/20, Nortrel 1/35, Junel Fe 24, Estrostep Fe, Loestrin 24 Fe, Larin Fe 1/20, Loestrin Fe 1/20, Microgestin 1.5/30, Pirmella 1/35, Jinteli, femhrt, Cyclafem 1/35, Ortho-Novum 7/7/7, Loestrin Fe 1.5/30, Junel Fe 1.5/30, Melodetta 24 Fe, Microgestin 1/20, Junel 1.5/30, Alyacen 1/35, Ortho-Novum 1/35, Microgestin Fe 1.5/30, Junel 1/20, Fyavolv, Tilia Fe, Gildess Fe 1/20, Tarina Fe 1/20, Vyfemla, Larin 1.5/30, Blisovi Fe 1.5/30, Mibelas 24 Fe, Wymzya Fe, Modicon, Brevicon, Necon 7/7/7, Aranelle, Nortrel 0.5/35, Balziva, Kaitlib Fe, Dasetta, Larin Fe 1.5/30, Generess Fe, Hailey Fe 1/20, Hailey 24 Fe, Pirmella 7/7/7, Genora 0.5/35, Norethin 1/35 E, Loestrin 21 1.5/30, Nelova 1/35, Necon 10/11, Tri-Norinyl, Nortrel 7/7/7, Zenchent Fe, Nylia 1/35, Gildagia, Tri-Legest Fe, Philith, Zeosa, Microgestin 24 Fe, Larin 1/20, Layolis Fe, Gildess 24 Fe, Larin 24 Fe, Jevantique, Wera, Cyclafem 7/7/7, Ovcon 35, Nelova 0.5/35, Gildess Fe 1.5/30, Norinyl 1+35, Genora 1/35, Nelova 10/11, Necon 0.5/35, Ovcon 50, Jenest, Ortho-Novum 10/11, Leena, Ovcon 35 Fe, Femcon Fe, Nylia 7/7/7, Zenchent, Cyonanz, Aurovela Fe 1.5/30, Aurovela 24 Fe, Aurovela Fe 1/20, Aurovela 1/20, Tarina 24 Fe, Leribane, Aurovela 1.5/30, Cyclafem 0.5/35, Tri-Legest, Lo Minastrin Fe, Briellyn, Lomedia 24 Fe, Dasetta 7/7/7, Dasetta 1/35, Hailey 1.5/30, Hailey Fe 1.5/30, Nexesta Fe, Alyacen 7/7/7, Gildess 1.5/30, Gildess 1/20, Jevantique Lo)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norgestimate (Sprintec, Ortho Tri-Cyclen, Tri-Sprintec, TriNessa, Estarylla, Mononessa, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, Ortho Cyclen, Tri-Lo-Sprintec, Mili, VyLibra, Tri Femynor, TriNessa Lo, Femynor, Tri-Estarylla, Tri-Lo-Marzia, Previfem, Mono-Linyah, Tri-Lo-Estarylla, Tri-Vylibra Lo, Tri-Previfem, Tri-Linyah, Tri-VyLibra, Tri-Lo-Mili, Tri-Mili)
    • ethinyl estradiol / norgestrel (Cryselle, Ogestrel 0.5/50, Elinest, Low-Ogestrel-28, Ovral, Lo/Ovral, Lo/Ovral-28, Ovral-21, Ovral-28)
    • ethinyl estradiol / segesterone (Annovera)
    • etidronate (Didronel, Didronel IV)
    • etodolac (Lodine, Lodine XL)
    • everolimus (Afinitor, Zortress, Afinitor Disperz)
    • exenatide (Bydureon, Byetta, Bydureon BCise)
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    • ibandronate (Boniva)
    • ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, IBU, Motrin IB, Advil Liqui-Gels, Motrin Childrens, Advil Children's, Caldolor, Children's Motrin, Childrens Ibuprofen Berry, Ibuprofen PMR, Nuprin, NeoProfen, Proprinal, Advil Junior Strength, Midol Maximum Strength Cramp Formula, Advil Migraine, PediaCare Children's IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-6, Advil Infant's Concentrated Drops, Motrin Pediatric, Ibu-Tab, Rufen, Genpril, Haltran, IBU-200, Menadol, Midol IB, Saleto-200, Q-Profen, Saleto-400, Saleto-600, Saleto-800, A-G Profen, Actiprofen, Motrin Migraine Pain, Addaprin, PediaCare Infants' IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-4, Ibu-8, Motrin Junior Strength, Motrin Infant Drops, Help I Have An Aching Body, Children's ElixSure IB, Cap-Profen, Advil Film-Coated)
    • ibuprofen / oxycodone (Combunox)
    • ibuprofen / phenylephrine (Advil Sinus Congestion & Pain, Advil Congestion Relief)
    • ibuprofen / pseudoephedrine (Advil Cold and Sinus, Motrin Cold and Flu, Advil Cold and Sinus Liqui-Gels, Dristan Sinus, Motrin IB Sinus, Sine-Aid IB, Motrin Childrens Cold, Motrin Sinus Headache, Advil Children's Cold)
    • immune globulin intravenous (Privigen, Octagam, Gamunex, Gammaplex, Panzyga, Bivigam, Asceniv, Carimune, Flebogamma, Gammagard S/D, Polygam S/D, Carimune NF, Gamimune, Panglobulin NF, Sandoglobulin, Venoglobulin-S 5%, Venoglobulin-S 10%, Gammar-P I.V., Gammar IV, Gamimune N 5%, Gamimune N 10%, Panglobulin, Iveegam En)
    • immune globulin intravenous and subcutaneous (Gammagard, Gamunex-C, Gammaked)
    • indium oxyquinoline in-111 (Amersham Indium (111In) Oxine)
    • indomethacin (Indocin, Tivorbex, Indocin SR, Indocin IV)
    • inotersen (Tegsedi)
    • iodamide (Renovue-65, Renovue-Dip)
    • iodipamide (Cholografin Meglumine)
    • iodixanol (Visipaque)
    • iohexol (Omnipaque 12, Omnipaque 300, Omnipaque 9, Oraltag, Omnipaque 140, Omnipaque 180 Redi-Unit, Myelo-Kit, Omnipaque 180, Omnipaque 210, Omnipaque 240, Omnipaque 350, Omnipaque 240 Redi-Unit, Omnipaque Flexipak)
    • iopamidol (Isovue-300, Iopamidol-370, Isovue-370, Isovue-128, Isovue-M-200, Isovue-200, Isovue-250, Isovue-M-300)
    • iopromide (Ultravist)
    • iothalamate (Cysto-Conray, Conray, Cysto-Conray II, Conray-30, Conray-43, Conray-400)
    • ioversol (Optiray 160, Optiray 350, Optiray 240, Optiray 300, Optiray 320)
    • ioxaglate (Hexabrix)
    • ioxilan (Oxilan)
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    • nabumetone (Relafen)
    • naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn, Anaprox, Naproxen Sodium DS, Naprelan, Anaprox-DS, Flanax Pain Reliever, EC-Naprosyn, Midol Extended Relief, Aflaxen, Comfort Pac with Naproxen, Leader Naproxen Sodium, Pamprin All Day Relief, All Day Pain Relief, All Day Relief)
    • naproxen / pseudoephedrine (Aleve-D Sinus & Cold, Aleve-D Sinus & Headache, Sinus & Cold D, Sudafed 12 Hour Pressure+Pain)
    • naproxen / sumatriptan (Treximet)
    • neomycin (Mycifradin, Neo-Fradin, Neo-Tab)
    • netilmicin (Netromycin)
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    Vancomycin disease interactions

    There are 5 disease interactions with vancomycin which include:

    Drug Interaction Classification

    These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
    Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
    Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
    Minor 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.
    Unknown No interaction information available.

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