Can you mix Staxyn and alcohol?
Limit or avoid alcohol while taking Staxyn. Alcohol may increase the severity of side effects, which can include dizziness, blurred vision, and fainting. While 1 or 2 drinks might not cause a problem, you should be aware of how Staxyn and alcohol can affect you. If you feel more impaired that usual, avoid driving or operating heavy machinery.
In general, alcohol can make it more difficult to get an erection, so only drink moderate amounts of alcohol before engaging in sexual activity. Drinking more than 2 alcoholic beverages can reduce your ability to get and maintain an erection for sexual activity.
If you have questions, you should talk with your doctor about alcohol consumption and Staxyn. Based on your medical history, other medications, and specific circumstances, your doctor can help you decide if it’s safe for you to consume alcohol while taking Staxyn.