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can I drink alcohol on diflucan

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: And there's no reason to wait four days.

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
In moderation: 1-2
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
It is always prudent: Not to drink while you are on medication. However , i did not find any interaction between alcohol and difulan. Unfortunately it seems you can drink.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: No problem with Fluconazole and alcohol.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Rosh
Dr. Adam Rosh answered
16 years experience Emergency Medicine
No Way: Absolutely not. Disulfram reaction. You'll vomit like you've never vomited before.
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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: There is no direct contraindication to drinking alcohol while receiving clindamycin, except that alcohol in your bloodstream may inhibit some of your ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Parr
55 years experience Addiction Medicine
Avoidance: It is probably best to avoid alcohol. Depending on your medical condition, and dose of prednisone, it is beat to be clear headed.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Shouldn't drink ETOH: Alcohol will inactivate most antibiotics and render them useless in fighting whatever the infection is that you are being treated for....best advice i ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: That depends on the antibiotic. In most cases it's ok, but people taking Metronidazole (flagyl) or tinidazole (tindamax) should wait until at least 4 ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: No problem taking Clindamycin with alcohol but keep it in moderation. If you have a significant infection it would be best to abstain until the infec ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
19 years experience Pain Management
Don't mix the 2.: You are taking a long acting stimulant which does not mix well with alcohol, which is a depressant.Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) may overshadow the norma ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No interactions : Were found with alcohol and fluconazol using a drug interaction checker.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Moderation is the ke: You can drink an occasional alcohol with toradol, but you should drink in moderation.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Drug interaction: checker on Drugs.Com did not reveal interactions btwn levofloxacin and alcohol. That doesn't mean that it isn't possible.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
Not recommended: It is not recommended to drink alcohol when taking medications, including Elavil/amitriptyline. The liver is responsible for metabolizing both alcohol ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
28 years experience Phlebology
Probably OK: It is probably OK to drink wine on clindamycin.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes you can, BUT: it always worries me when people find drinking so important that they need to ask this kind of a question. I would also wonder what kind of infection ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Not a good idea: Serotonin reuptake inhibitors like sertraline magnify the effects of alcohol. One drink is like taking two drinks. It is best to not use alcohol while ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Of course: I can't think of any medication that can't be taken with coffee.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Dretler
42 years experience Infectious Disease
Sometimes: Some antibiotics interact with acohol to give the patient symptoms such as nausea and vomting (flagyl) or flushing, and rash (mefoxitin). Cceck with ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruth
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Mixing: Yes, but it will lower the effect of the antibiotics.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Never good. : It is never good to drink alcohol with any medication. Discuss risks and benefits with your doctor.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
Talk to prescriber: Hi Emily, your Dr is your best source of information regarding this. He/she knows your history, medical problems, and other medications you might be t ... Read More
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