Hello hopefully I can get some insight. I will be going away on a girls trip for 3 days and there potentially will be some alcohol. Can I continue my Belviq while partaking in the festivities? Or must I stop using it? If so how many days before?
Interactions between your drugs
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Other drug and disease interactions
Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol) interacts with more than 400 other drugs.
Belviq (lorcaserin) interacts with more than 100 other drugs and 10 diseases.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Belviq (lorcaserin)
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your health care provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
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What should I avoid while taking Belviq?
Belviq may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert.
Do not take any other prescription or over-the-counter weight-loss products without your doctor's advice.
Avoid taking cough and cold or allergy medications while taking this medicine.
- Belviq Information for Consumers
- Belviq Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Belviq (detailed)
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