Interaction of Trifluoperazine with Food, Herbs and Alcohol - For your own safety It is important to understand and avoid the drug-food interaction and how to take the medication. Drug-food interaction can sometimes cause side effects and can even reduce the efficacy of the drug.
Trifluoperazine Interactions with Food and Herbs
Trifluoperazine interacts with kava-kava which may increase the side effects of the drug like drowsiness, dizziness, muscle weakness, blurred vision and hypotension (fall in blood pressure).
Trifluoperazine Interactions with Alcohol
Don't take trifluoperazine with alcohol, as it may increase side effects of trifluoperazine like drowsiness, dizziness and fatigue.
How to Take the Medication -
Trifluoperazine comes in the form of a tablet to take by mouth. You can take this medicine 1-2 times a day, but at the same time each day. The dose may be increased gradually during the treatment by your physician according to your condition and severity of your symptoms.