All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcoholmoderate
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Instructions - Consumption of alcohol with this medicine is not recommended due to the increased risk of side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and impaired judgment. It is advised that you do not perform any activities which require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you consume alcohol while taking this medicine.
Interaction with Medicine
Zonisamide is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of depression due to an increase in the risk of worsening depression, suicidal thoughts, and unusual mood changes. Monitor the patients closely for any worsening of symptoms. Consult your doctor immediately if you notice any behavioral changes.
Bone Marrow Depression/Blood Dyscrasiassevere
Zonisamide is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of blood disorders due to an increase in the risk of bone marrow depression and anemia. Close monitoring of CBC and platelet count is recommended while receiving this medicine.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of kidney disease due to the increased risk of serious side effects. Close monitoring of kidney function is recommended while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments should be done based on the severity of renal impairment.
This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.