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Give your healthcare provider a current list of all medications, vitamins, and supplements you are taking before starting etoposide, as drug interactions are a possibility. Etoposide may react with a number of products, such as cyclosporine, St. John's wort, and live vaccines. Some of these reactions may alter the amount of the drugs in the bloodstream, potentially decreasing their effectiveness or increasing your risk for side effects.

An Overview of Etoposide Interactions

Etoposide can potentially react with a number of other medications. Some of the products that may lead to drug interactions with etoposide include but are not limited to:
  • Amphotericin B (Abelcet®, AmBisome®, Amphotec®)
  • Aripiprazole (Abilify®)
  • Atovaquone (Mepron®)
  • Certain biologic and immunologic medications, such as:


  • CYP 3A4 inhibitor medications, such as:
  • P-glycoprotein inhibitors, such as:
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