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Trospium and Alcohol / Food Interactions

There are 2 alcohol/food/lifestyle interactions with trospium which include:

Moderate

Alcohol (Ethanol) ↔ trospium

Moderate Drug Interaction

Ask your doctor before using trospium together with ethanol. Use alcohol cautiously. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking trospium. 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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Moderate

trospium ↔ food

Moderate Food Interaction

Trospium should be taken on an empty stomach 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal unless otherwise directed by your doctor. You may experience reduced absorption of trospium in the presence of food. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication.

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trospium drug Interactions

There are 634 drug interactions with trospium

trospium disease Interactions

There are 3 disease interactions with trospium 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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