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Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine) and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine):


meclizine ↔ Alcohol (Ethanol)

Moderate Drug Interaction

Ask your doctor before using meclizine together with ethanol. Use alcohol cautiously. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking meclizine. You should be warned not to exceed recommended dosages and to avoid activities requiring mental alertness. If your doctor prescribes these medications together, you may need a dose adjustment to safely take this combination. 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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Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine) drug interactions

There are 626 drug interactions with Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine)

Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine) disease interactions

There are 4 disease interactions with Dramamine Less Drowsy (meclizine) which include:

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

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