Eszopiclone and Alcohol/Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with eszopiclone.
Moderate Food Interaction
Taking eszopiclone with a high-fat or heavy meal may delay the onset of sleep. For faster sleep onset, eszopiclone should not be administered with or immediately after a high-fat or heavy meal. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. You should avoid the use of alcohol while being treated with eszopiclone. Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of eszopiclone such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Eszopiclone drug interactions
There are 359 drug interactions with eszopiclone.
Eszopiclone disease interactions
There are 3 disease interactions with eszopiclone which include:
More about eszopiclone
- eszopiclone consumer information
- Check interactions
- Compare alternatives
- Pricing & coupons
- Reviews (411)
- Drug images
- Latest FDA alerts (3)
- Side effects
- Dosage information
- Patient tips
- During pregnancy
- Drug class: miscellaneous anxiolytics, sedatives and hypnotics
- En español
Related treatment guides
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.