What should I avoid while taking ivermectin?

If you are taking ivermectin, avoid tobacco or alcoholic beverages, as these may increase side effects. You should also avoid any food with your dose, as this medicine should be taken on an empty stomach. Ivermectin may cause dizziness, especially after lying down or sitting. Try to avoid getting up too quickly after lying down or sitting for long periods of time.

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