Can i drink any alcohol at all ? For Christmas i got a box of chocolate that have brandy in them.Oh so good. I've had a few.Once in awhile i take 1/2 a sleeping pill.( Ambien) Sometimes i have trouble sleeping. Very restless or sore.Could i have a sip of brandy or some wine instead of a pill when needed.I will ask my drs when i see them next month, but i wanted opinions from some of you. Other questions i have asked everyone in the past have always been helpful. Thank You for your answers. Kathy
Here's what the interaction checker says re aggrenox and alcohol - GENERALLY AVOID: The concurrent use of aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and ethanol may lead to gastrointestinal (GI) blood loss. The mechanism may be due to a combined local effect as well as inhibition of prostaglandins leading to decreased integrity of the GI lining.
aggrenox has aspirin in it.
If you want to check your other meds for interactions, at the top of the page are the words interaction checker. Just click on that.
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