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Demser (metyrosine) and Alcohol/Food Interactions

There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Demser (metyrosine):


metyroSINE Alcohol (Ethanol)

Moderate Drug Interaction

Using metyroSINE together with ethanol may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with metyroSINE. Also 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 medications without first talking to your doctor.

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Demser (metyrosine) drug interactions

There are 235 drug interactions with Demser (metyrosine)

Demser (metyrosine) disease interactions

There are 3 disease interactions with Demser (metyrosine) 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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