Mibefradil and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 3 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with mibefradil which include:
Caffeine ↔ mibefradil
Minor Drug Interaction
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Alcohol (Ethanol) ↔ mibefradil
Moderate Drug Interaction
Mibefradil and ethanol may have additive effects in lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate. These side effects are most likely to be seen at the beginning of treatment, following a dose increase, or when treatment is restarted after an interruption. Let your doctor know if you develop these symptoms and they do not go away after a few days or they become troublesome. Avoid driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medications affect you, and use caution when getting up from a sitting or lying position. 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.
multivitamins with minerals ↔ mibefradil
Moderate Drug Interaction
Using mibefradil together with multivitamin with minerals can decrease the effects of mibefradil. Talk with your doctor before using mibefradil and multivitamin with minerals together. You may need a dose adjustment or need your blood pressure checked more often if you take both medications. 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.
Mibefradil drug interactions
There are 979 drug interactions with mibefradil
More about mibefradil
- Mibefradil Side Effects
- During Pregnancy
- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
- Drug class: calcium channel blocking agents
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No information available.|
Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.
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