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how long after taking buspar can i drink alcohol

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
23 years experience Clinical Psychology
My understanding: ...is that drinking is not advised while taking Buspar (buspirone) as the combination can increase nervous system side effects, and may decrease the b ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Rusk
59 years experience Psychiatry
Consider Changes: Buspar (buspirone) has few interactions with other medications and usually mild or no side effects. Alcohol is a powerful drug and combined with Buspa ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Wilson
46 years experience Addiction Medicine
Anytime: No significant interaction between asprin and alcohol. Applaud your concern about interactions
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
1 hour at least: as aspirin and alcohol together may increase risk of gastritis or gastrointestinal bleeding, take care
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
32 years experience Dentistry
48 hours: Rossi and simone (http://en.M.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/australian_medicines_handbook) advise waiting 48 hours after completion of therapy before consuming a ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky: The drug is going to be out of the system by 3 to 5 days even being pessimistic. BUT: 1) you can develop a psychological queeziness to alcohol that is ... Read More
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
-ve regnancy test!: You should wait until a negative pregnancy test and the arrival of your menstrual period before consuming alcohol after taking Plan B - it is not 100% ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Zzzquil: Some preparations of zzzquil contain alcohol. I would wait at least 8 hours before drinking alcohol and would certainly not drink any alcoholic bevera ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Not recommended: Alcohol, when mixed with propranolol, may increase plasma levels of propranolol. Moderation as always the key. Ask your physician for more informatio ... Read More
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