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Ethionamide and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with ethionamide:


ethionamide Alcohol (Ethanol)

Major Drug Interaction

Talk to your doctor before using ethanol (alcohol) together with ethionamide. Excessive consumption of alcohol with ethionamide may increase the risk of psychotic reactions such as hallucinations, abnormal thinking, or personality changes. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions or concerns. 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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Ethionamide drug interactions

There are 135 drug interactions with ethionamide

Ethionamide disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with ethionamide 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

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