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Rituxan and alcohol interactions can occur. Drinking alcoholic beverages during treatment should be avoided. 

Side Effects

Drinking alcohol may enhance the side effects of the medication, such as dizziness, nausea, and increased thirst. 

Interactions

Drinking alcohol produces many of the same side effects as Rituxan (rituximab) treatment, such as nausea, so that they would be enhanced. 

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