Requip (ropinirole) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with Requip (ropinirole) which include:
Caffeine ↔ rOPINIRole
Moderate Drug Interaction
Using caffeine together with rOPINIRole may increase the effects of rOPINIRole. This combination may cause nausea, vomiting, weakness, drowsiness, fainting, agitation, and confusion. You may need a dose adjustment 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.
rOPINIRole ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of rOPINIRole such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with rOPINIRole. Do not use more than the recommended dose of rOPINIRole, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Requip (ropinirole) drug Interactions
There are 638 drug interactions with Requip (ropinirole)
Requip (ropinirole) disease Interactions
There are 6 disease interactions with Requip (ropinirole) which include:
- Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Hepatic Dysfunction
- Renal Dysfunction
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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