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how long after taking a percocet can i have alcohol

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Levan Atanelov
3 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Don't drink: You have a history of falls . Avoid alcohol.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
No: You could die. You could fall asleep and stop breathing. You could pass out and vomit and inhale the contents of your stomach into your lungs, called ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marshall Bedder
37 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Alcohol can be additive to the sedation and respiratory depressant effects of percocet. Therefore the warning not to take these two together. After 24 ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Alcohol is a poison and it never did any body any good. Stay from it. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, mi ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: If you feel woozy or under the influence, the beer can have a much bigger effect than you expect. Best to wait 4-6 hours to be sure.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Why U want to do tha: Antabuse, (disulfiram) r used for people with alcohol addiction , which mean u should refrain from using it ever again... Good luck.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
51 years experience Psychiatry
Better to stop: You can wait a day. You shouldn't drink when you take i or painkillers.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Omar Eton
Dr. Omar Eton answered
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Long half life: Oramorph has a long half life. Don't know your dose or why you are taking it. If stable and feeling normal, you can have a drink without getting into ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Sauer
26 years experience Pain Management
12 hours: The half life of Codeine is about 3 hours. To be safe i would wait at least 12 hours after taking Codeine before you consume alcohol.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Both short acting...: Both are used in dosing intervals of every 4-6 hours, and without any other major medical problems, should be fine when taken at that interval, i.e. 4 ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Horvath
38 years experience Fertility Medicine
Longer than U think: If taken orally (as most people do) it takes the average young healthy person about a day to get rid of half the drug they took. This metabolism is p ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Lortab and beer: As a rule of thumb if you use an opioid you should not drink at all. If you have just taken one tab then i would strongly recommend you wait for at le ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Wilson
45 years experience Addiction Medicine
Anytime: No significant interaction between asprin and alcohol. Applaud your concern about interactions
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Don't mix: Tou really should never drink while taking any pain medication. The combination can cause excess sedation and can effect your breathing.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Anytime really: Just be responsible with it like you normally would.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol Dependence: Fee good about your achievements in your Life in your journey of 37 years. Let the wise man within you ask: Reasons for taking Ativan (lorazepam) Reas ... Read More
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Dr. Virginio Rodriguez
35 years experience Pediatrics
Right away: as long as you have been eating a nice meal with carbs, protein and fats in it...
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No wait: You could have had alcohol while you were taking it.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) & Alcohol: Not good idea since both are sedating, and alcohol can intensify pain perception when sober.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Immediately: Indomethacin is an antiinflammatory pill. One can take a pain pill and an antiinflammatory pill at the sametime. This is often the case after someone ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
41 years experience Neurology
Tegeretol and Epilep: You should not drink alcohol when you are taking tegretol pill. It increases neurological side effects includs dizziness, imbalance and may decreased ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
When you are ready: Taking those two drugs are not a contraindication to having sex.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Drug interactions: There are no drug interactions listed but in general not a good idea to have lots of alcohol when taking tylenol (which is metabolized by the liver) a ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
A week: I would wait at least a week to make sure the drug is cleared completely from your bloodstream. Keep in mind, though, that alcohol is a depressant. Si ... Read More

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