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how lond should I wait to drink after taking seizure pills

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Cohen
27 years experience Family Medicine
That...and worse!!!: You should never drink alcohol and take any form of sleeping "pill" as the combination is potentially lethal! please stop this practice immediately; ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
It is a problem: Withdrawal from alcohol lowers the seizure threshold. One does not withdraw from alcohol if they continuously drink (bad idea) or avoid alcohol altog ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
No: NO
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Typically,: If one is truly an alcoholic, drinking quite heavily on a consistent basis, sudden cessation and subsequent abstinence, could result in a withdrawal s ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Seizures: Without nagging remind your friend that drinking alcohol, lack of sleep, stress, and hunger can trigger a seizure. Ask your friend for advice on how t ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Israel Landa
16 years experience Emergency Medicine
He should NOT drink: If I understand your question correctly, you have a friend who has a seizure disorder, and are wondering if he can drink Alcohol? If this is your ques ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know: which seizure medication he takes to be able to check it. But in general, would say that this is not a good idea - especially if he has a seizure diso ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Depends: If you have seizure disorder it may not take much. Otherwise, seizures are mostly associated with stopping drinking in an alcoholic. Alcohol detoxific ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Seizures: The chemical effects of alcohol on the brain are such that, during alcohol withdrawal, the seizure threshold is lowered. Seizures are a known complic ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lin Zhang
Dr. Lin Zhang answered
36 years experience Neurology
Stay away from it: seizures are serious neurological conditions that need to be attended right away. depending on the type and underline cause of seizure, treatment vari ... Read More
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