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Possible Interaction: Ethanol and Suvorexant



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

In particular, we highlight that in addition to altering the motivational properties of alcohol, suvorexant may also address key physiological components associated with alcohol withdrawal and abstinence, such as sleep disruptions, which should in turn help reduce or prevent relapse.
Brain Research  •  2020  |  View Paper
Suvorexant and the like target the orexin/hypocretin system: they should have less side effects in terms of drug–drug interactions with e.g. alcohol , less memory impairment and dependence potential compared to classical hypnotics.
British journal of clinical pharmacology  •  2019  |  View Paper
In conclusion, co-administration of 40 mg suvorexant and 0.7 g/kg alcohol had additive negative psychomotor effects.
Patients are advised not to consume alcohol with suvorexant.
Journal of psychopharmacology  •  2015  |  View Paper