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Can you take pepto bismol with alcohol

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Avoid mixing two: Pepto bismal contains salicylates which cause some degree of gastritis(stomach irritation). Alcohol has similar effect on the lining of the stomach. T... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Perry Milman
49 years experience
Yes: It should be no problem as long as it hasn't expired yet.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: No problem using both medications together.
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology 31 years experience
Yes: No contraindications to these two medications are reported.
A male asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 19 years experience
You should take: Pepto Bismol first then wait 3 hours before you take other medications. Or do the reverse. Pepto Bismol does affect the absorption rate and mechanis... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Gastroenterology 29 years experience
Yes: One h.Pylori treatment regime would use peptobismo and prilosec.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: There is no interaction.
A female asked:
Dr. Jean Yared
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Oncology
Possibly: Overdose of pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) can cause diarrhea. Please hold it and consult with your doctor of why you're taking it everyday and... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
Maybe, why do it?: Pepto also has bismuth in it, which should not be taken in excess. If you are self-treating ongoing GI symptoms, should see a Dr for evaluation and tr... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
No: Both pepto bishop and alka seltzer contain aspirin which could be toxic. Use the Omeprazole with 1 or the other. Take the correct dose. All the best!
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Safe: There is nothing in this that will degrade in a dangerous manner. You may safely drink pepto bismol that is several years expired.