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Possible Interaction: Ethanol and Mefloquine



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Mefloquine users should avoid alcohol , recreational drugs, hormonal contraception and co-medications known to cause liver damage or thyroid damage.
Previous liver or thyroid disease, and concurrent insults to the liver (such as from alcohol , dehydration, an oral contraceptive pill, recreational drugs, and other liver-damaging drugs) may be related to the development of severe or prolonged adverse reactions to mefloquine.
BMC public health  •  2002  |  View Paper
It is hypothesized that the combination of MFQ and ethanol caused the two episodes of severe psychiatric disturbance.
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne  •  1995  |  View Paper