Skip to Content

Fomepizole and Alcohol / Food Interactions

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

Major

Alcohol (Ethanol) ↔ fomepizole

Major Drug Interaction

Ask your doctor before using ethanol together with fomepizole. Ethanol and fomepizole should not be given together in the treatment of ethylene glycol poisoning. 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.

Switch to professional interaction data

Fomepizole drug interactions

There is 1 drug interaction with fomepizole

Fomepizole disease interactions

There is 1 disease interaction with fomepizole:

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a general guideline only. It is difficult to determine the relevance of a particular drug interaction to any individual given the large number of variables.
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 information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

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

Hide