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Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol) Drug Interactions

A total of 981 drugs are known to interact with Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol).

  • 174 major drug interactions
  • 770 moderate drug interactions
  • 37 minor drug interactions

Show all medications in the database that may interact with Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol).

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Most frequently checked interactions

View interaction reports for Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol) and the medicines listed below.

  • amlodipine (Norvasc)
  • aspirin (Aspir 81, Ecotrin, Acetylsalicylic Acid, Aspirin Low Strength, Bayer Aspirin, Aspir-Low, Ascriptin, Bufferin, Fasprin, Arthritis Pain, Easprin, Aspergum, Aspiritab, Halfprin, Empirin, Ascriptin Enteric, Aspirin Lite Coat, Aspi-Cor, Aspirtab, Ecotrin Adult Low Strength, Bayer Children's Aspirin, Buffered Aspirin, Durlaza, Entercote, St. Joseph Aspirin, Acuprin 81, St. Joseph 81 mg Aspirin Enteric Safety-Coated, Migralex, Ascriptin Maximum Strength, Arthritis Foundation Pain Reliever, Bayer Aspirin with Heart Advantage, Bufferin Low Dose, Medi-Seltzer, Sloprin, St. Joseph 81 mg Chewable Aspirin, ZORprin, Low Dose ASA, Bayer Aspirin Extra Strength Plus, Buffex, Ecotrin Maximum Strength, Extra Strength Bayer, Genacote, Gennin-FC, Genprin, Litecoat Aspirin, Minitabs, Tri-Buffered Aspirin, Entaprin, Bufferin Arthritis Strength, Bufferin Extra Strength, Therapy Bayer, Stanback Analgesic, Norwich Aspirin, Ecpirin, Bayer Women's Aspirin With Calcium, Zero-Order Release, YSP Aspirin, Miniprin, Bayer Aspirin Regimen, Heartline, Bayer Advanced Aspirin, Buffasal)
  • atorvastatin (Lipitor)
  • Benadryl (diphenhydramine)
  • caffeine (Vivarin, Caffedrine, Jet Alert Regular Strength, Jet Alert Maximum Strength, Stay Awake, Alert, Diurex Ultra, Valentine, NoDoz, Jet Alert Double Strength, ConRx Alert, Pep-Back ReCharge, Pep-Back Peak Performance, Keep Alert, Verv, Stat Awake, Stay Alert, NoDoz Maximum Strength, Wakespan, Lucidex, Diurex Maximum Relief Water Caps, Pep-Back Ultra, Cafcit, 357 HR Magnum, Enerjets, Fastlene, Keep Going, Molie, Overtime)
  • cannabis
  • Fish Oil (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids)
  • gabapentin (Neurontin, Gralise, Gabarone, Fanatrex)
  • ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, IBU, Advil Liqui-Gels, Children's Motrin, Proprinal, Motrin IB, Childrens Ibuprofen Berry, Advil Children's, Ibuprofen PMR, Ibu-8, Rufen, IBU-200, Motrin Childrens, Advil Migraine, Caldolor, Ibu-Tab, Menadol, Midol Maximum Strength Cramp Formula, Motrin Migraine Pain, PediaCare Children's IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-6, Motrin Pediatric, Genpril, Haltran, Midol IB, Saleto-200, Q-Profen, Saleto-400, Saleto-600, Saleto-800, A-G Profen, Nuprin, Advil Junior Strength, Actiprofen, Addaprin, PediaCare Infants' IB Ibuprofen Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer, Ibu-4, Motrin Junior Strength, Motrin Infant Drops, NeoProfen, Help I Have An Aching Body, Children's ElixSure IB, Advil Infant's Concentrated Drops, Cap-Profen, Advil Film-Coated)
  • lisinopril (Zestril, Prinivil, Qbrelis)
  • melatonin (Melatonin Time Release, SGard, Bio-Melatonin, Health Aid Melatonin, VesPro Melatonin)
  • metformin (Glucophage, Glumetza, Glucophage XR, Fortamet, Riomet)
  • omeprazole (Prilosec, Prilosec OTC, Zegerid (Original Formulation), Omesec)
  • prednisone (Deltasone, Rayos, Sterapred, Prednicot, Meticorten, Sterapred DS, Liquid Pred, Orasone, Prednicen-M)
  • tramadol (Ultram, Tramadol Hydrochloride ER, Tramal, ConZip, Ultram ER, Zydol, Tramahexal, Zamadol, Ryzolt, Tramal SR, Larapam SR, GenRx Tramadol, Tramahexal SR, Tramedo, Zydol XL, Rybix ODT, Ultram ODT)
  • trazodone (Desyrel, Oleptro, Desyrel Dividose)
  • Tylenol (acetaminophen)
  • Vitamin B12 (cyanocobalamin)
  • Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol)
  • Xanax (alprazolam)

Drug Interaction Classification

These classifications are only a guideline. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific individual is difficult to determine. Always consult your healthcare provider before starting or stopping any medication.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No interaction information available.

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