Can I Take My Medicines With Moxatag?

Allopurinol
Combining allopurinol with Moxatag increases the risk of skin rashes or other allergic reactions. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Birth Control Pills
Despite the longstanding belief that antibiotics interact with birth control pills, several studies have shown that most antibiotics do not increase the risk of pregnancy in women taking birth control pills. Nevertheless, there have been reports of birth control pill failure in women who have taken antibiotics. Ask your healthcare provider about whether you need a backup method of birth control. In many situations, it is better to use a backup than to take any risk of an unintended pregnancy.
 
Certain Other Antibiotics
Theoretically, certain other antibiotics can make Moxatag less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before taking such medications together.
 
Methotrexate
Penicillin-type antibiotics (including Moxatag) may decrease the body's ability to remove methotrexate, leading to high blood levels of this medication. Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely in case this drug interaction occurs.
 
Oral Typhoid Vaccine
Moxatag may decrease the effectiveness of the oral typhoid vaccine. If you have taken Moxatag recently or are currently taking it, your oral typhoid vaccine may need to be postponed for at least a day after taking Moxatag.
 
Probenecid
Probenecid can decrease the body's ability to remove Moxatag from the blood, potentially leading to high blood levels of the antibiotic. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 

Final Thoughts on Drug Interactions With Moxatag

It is possible that not all interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific Moxatag drug interactions that may apply to you.
 
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