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How Long Do I Have To Wait To Take A Codeine after a drink

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
At least...: Six hours for light drinking, 12 to 24 for heavier - which you should not do in any case.

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A female asked:
Dr. Venkata Vallury
42 years experience Pediatrics
Wine: Codeine and alcohol don't mix well so please don't drink when you are taking pain releivers
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 member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Please don't.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vakas Sial
23 years experience Internal Medicine
No: It wouldn't harm to drink water but it is not neccessary.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
59 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Why would anyone want to take a pain medication or narcotic when there is no indication. The less medication that one takes the better they are.
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Dr. Cynthia Guy
37 years experience Pain Management
Overdosing yourself!: You will be overdosing yourself causing respiratory depression and its consequences. The purity of buying it from a dealer highly questionable! Str ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
No...: First, only mom should be taking her prescription cough medicine. If you have a cough, you need to be evaluated by your doctor as you may not have the ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: It isn't ok to mix prescription medications with anything without talking to the prescribing physician or your pharmacist. Monster energy drink has a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
No contraindication: But am concerned about the reasons for taking both. Energy drinks are essentially caffeine, with some of them containing herbal remedies like ginko a ... Read More

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