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Clomiphene and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with clomiphene.


Clomiphene High Cholesterol (Hyperlipoproteinemia, Hypertriglyceridemia, Sitosterolemia)

Moderate Potential Hazard, Moderate plausibility

clomiphene - hyperlipidemia

Cases of hypertriglyceridemia have been reported in patients receiving clomiphene treatment. Preexisting or family history of hyperlipidemia and use of higher than recommended dose and/or longer duration of treatment with clomiphene citrate are associated with a risk of hypertriglyceridemia. Periodic monitoring of plasma triglycerides is recommended in patients with preexisting or family history of hyperlipidemia. Pretreatment screening of triglyceride levels is recommended in patients initiating clomiphene citrate therapy.


  1. (2022) "Product Information. ClomiPHENE Citrate (clomiPHENE)." Teva Pharmaceuticals USA

Clomiphene drug interactions

There are 4 drug interactions with clomiphene.

Clomiphene disease interactions

There are 5 disease interactions with clomiphene which include:

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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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