Drug Interactions With Triazolam

Triazolam Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when triazolam is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Alcohol
Combining alcohol with triazolam can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. It is best to avoid alcohol while taking triazolam (see Halcion and Alcohol).
 
Antidepressant Medications
Combining an antidepressant with triazolam can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Additionally, many antidepressants can increase the level of triazolam in your blood, which increases the risk of side effects even more. Make sure to talk to your healthcare provider before taking triazolam with an antidepressant, as you may need to be monitored more closely and may need a lower triazolam dose.
 
Antipsychotic Medications
Combining an antipsychotic medication with triazolam can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk to your healthcare provider before taking triazolam with an antipsychotic medication.
 
Barbiturates
Combining a barbiturate with triazolam can increase your risk of side effects, such as drowsiness, confusion, memory loss, or difficulty breathing. Serious side effects may occur. Make sure to talk to your healthcare provider before taking triazolam with a barbiturate.
 
Certain Antibiotics or Antifungals
Taking triazolam with certain antibiotics or antifungals can increase the amount of triazolam in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. In general, triazolam should not be taken with these medications (especially ketoconazole or itraconazole).

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