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Apokyn (apomorphine) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Apokyn (apomorphine):


Alcohol (Ethanol) apomorphine

Moderate Drug Interaction

Ask your doctor before using ethanol together with apomorphine. Using these medications together may decrease your blood pressure and cause drowsiness. This can cause nausea, extreme drowsiness, slow heartbeat, headaches, and dizziness. If you take apomorphine with alcohol tell your doctor if you have any of these symptoms. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.

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Apokyn (apomorphine) drug interactions

There are 511 drug interactions with Apokyn (apomorphine)

Apokyn (apomorphine) disease interactions

There are 2 disease interactions with Apokyn (apomorphine) which include:

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.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.