Pondimin (fenfluramine) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Pondimin (fenfluramine):
fenfluramine ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
Using fenfluramine with alcohol can increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects such as increased heart rate, chest pain, or blood pressure changes. In addition, you may also be more likely to experience nervous system side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, depression, and difficulty concentrating. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with fenfluramine. Do not use more than the recommended dose of fenfluramine, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medication without first talking to your doctor.
Pondimin (fenfluramine) drug interactions
There are 621 drug interactions with Pondimin (fenfluramine)
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.