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How long should i wait after drinking to take medication

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
Pharmacology 44 years experience
Nizatidine > 6 Weeks: Nizatidine is generally safe to take for longer than 6 weeks. But, if you need to take it for 6 weeks or longer, your symptoms probably indicate that ... Read More

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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Should be ok: If your last drink of alcohol was 3hrs ago, should be fine to take.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
Dentistry 31 years experience
That depends: On other factors as well. Also are you presently on any other medications? Is drinking = 1 beer or a six pack? More information needed. Hope thi... Read More
Dr. Ted Saha
Dr. Ted Sahaanswered
Palliative Care 43 years experience
DRUG ELIMINATION: Xanax (alprazolam) shows peak conc in your blood after 1-2 hrs after you take it, average 'half life' (time taken by blood to eliminate half of the dr... Read More
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Dr. Robert Andrews
Interventional Radiology 36 years experience
No, : No, it is not safe for your stepmother to take your medications, regardless of what they are. If her doctor wants her to take something, he or she wil... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Dinerman
Cardiac Electrophysiology 34 years experience
That is not uncommo.: Sometimes cold beverages cause a response from the part of the nervous system that effects the heart.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarah Kohl
Travel Medicine 35 years experience
Yes in moderation: Tea, like many other foods, contains stimulant-like compounds. A cup of tea now and again shoulod be fine. However drinking many multiple cups per day... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
No: Alcohol is a poison and it never did anybody any good, ever, so stay away from it. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, wh... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology 19 years experience
Depends: It depends in which medication. In general if it is Valtrex (valacyclovir) it is ok to drink a small amount of alcohol. Do not drink excessive amounts... Read More
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Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Nothing: There is no "medication" one can take to create a healthier environment for sperm production. He needs to do it the correct, old-fashioned way - chang... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Depends: Most meds labelled like that can actually be taken with alcohol. Manufacturers are known to be overly cautious like that. But there are a few notable ... Read More

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