Drug Interactions With Triazolam

Cimetidine (Tagamet)
Taking triazolam with cimetidine can increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Do not take these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval. Most likely, your healthcare provider will recommend taking one of the many cimetidine alternatives that do not interact with triazolam.
 
Delavirdine (Rescriptor)
Taking triazolam with delavirdine can increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to lower your triazolam dosage.
 
Grapefruit Juice
Grapefruit juice can increase the level of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of triazolam side effects. It is best to avoid grapefruit juice while taking triazolam. If your healthcare provider decides that it is okay for you to drink grapefruit juice, you should do so consistently and in moderation.
 
Isoniazid (Nydrazid)
Taking triazolam with isoniazid can increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to lower your triazolam dosage.
 
Narcotics or Opiates
Combining an opiate or narcotic with triazolam can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk to your healthcare provider before taking triazolam with an opiate or narcotic.
 
Nefazodone (Serzone)
Nefazodone can significantly increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, greatly increasing your risk of side effects. These medications should not be taken together.
 
Oral Contraceptives
Taking triazolam with oral contraceptives (also known as birth control pills) can increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to lower your triazolam dosage or may recommend another form of birth control.

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