Review: taking Modafinil and Alcohol together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Modafinil and Alcohol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Modafinil and Alcohol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Modafinil

Modafinil has active ingredients of modafinil. It is often used in narcolepsy. (latest outcomes from Modafinil 4,130 users)

Alcohol

Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in alcoholism. (latest outcomes from Alcohol 6,386 users)

On Aug, 30, 2016

14 people who take Modafinil, Alcohol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Modafinil and Alcohol drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • suicide attempt
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • multiple drug overdose
  • suicidal ideation
6 - 12 months:
  • alcohol use
  • alcohol withdrawal syndrome
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • lumbar vertebral fracture
  • road traffic accident
not specified:
  • alcohol withdrawal syndrome
  • convulsion
  • lumbar vertebral fracture
  • road traffic accident
  • suicidal ideation
  • anger
  • disturbance in social behaviour
  • alcohol use
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • bacterial infection

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • anger
  • disturbance in social behaviour
  • suicidal ideation
  • bacterial infection
  • cardiac arrest
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • diarrhoea
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • fallot's tetralogy
  • feeling abnormal
male:
  • alcohol withdrawal syndrome
  • convulsion
  • lumbar vertebral fracture
  • road traffic accident
  • alcohol use
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • depression
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • device related infection
  • gastrointestinal viral infection

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • device related infection
  • gastrointestinal viral infection
  • incision site abscess
  • infection
  • meningitis aseptic
40-49:
  • alcohol withdrawal syndrome
  • convulsion
  • lumbar vertebral fracture
  • road traffic accident
  • alcohol use
  • anticonvulsant drug level below therapeutic
  • depression
  • bacterial infection
  • cardiac arrest
  • cerebrovascular accident

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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