Intermezzo (zolpidem) and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with Intermezzo (zolpidem):
zolpidem ↔ food
Moderate Food Interaction
You should avoid the use of alcohol while being treated with zolpidem. Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of zolpidem such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. Taking zolpidem with food may delay the onset of sleep. For faster sleep onset, zolpidem should not be taken with or immediately after a meal. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
Intermezzo (zolpidem) drug Interactions
There are 804 drug interactions with Intermezzo (zolpidem)
Intermezzo (zolpidem) disease Interactions
There are 8 disease interactions with Intermezzo (zolpidem) which include:
- Alcohol Intox
- Drug Dependence
- Liver Disease
- Liver Disease
- Resp Depression
- 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.|
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