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can you drink after a flu shot

A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Drinking what?: There isn't any drink that one can buy at the grocery store or liquor store that will alter the effectiveness of a flu shot. The only things would be ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Alcohol: This should not be a problem. There does not seem to be a major effect of alcohol on antibody formation.
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Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
There are: always risks associated with "drinking heavily" but none that I know are associated with a recent Flu Shot! hope this helps Dr Z
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
It is possible but: I think any shot or treatment etc. Should be with held unless the person is not intoxicated and unable to understand why the shot is being given and c ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Milk: Milk is good for everyone unless they have an allergy to it!
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes you can: Yes you can drink wine.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Yes you can: Yes you can drink alcohol after you had a flu shot.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol: Ingesting alcohol after the FLU shot should not impact it's efficacy.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: You can drink alcohol after getting vaccinations but remember that some vaccinations may cause a low grade fever as a side effect and the alcohol woul ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: There should be no problem.
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