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mononucleosis when can i drink alcohol

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Avoid alcohol use: For a minimum of 4 weeks with mononucleosis - longer if you remain symptomatic.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A drug interaction: Checker showed no interactions between Nitrofurantoin ; alcohol.
Dr. Charles Turck
16 years experience Pharmacology
Yes: The two do not negatively interact, having a drink should be okay.
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
You decide: Alcohol is detoxified by liver cells along with other body wastes. Mono tends to create some liver injury/sensitivity which increases the toxic effect ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Alcohol is a poison that never did anybody any good, ever, so stay away from it. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: This should not interfere with the effectiveness of the medication.
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: Mono often causes liver inflammation and that is where the toxins in alcohol must be broken down. If you drink while the liver is already compromised, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
How do you feel?: You'll know when you're ready because you'll feel fully recovered. I hope you're not in any hurry, and that for the rest of your life you'll drink sen ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
19 years experience Pain Management
Don't mix the 2.: You are taking a long acting stimulant which does not mix well with alcohol, which is a depressant.Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) may overshadow the norma ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience Cardiology
Ethanol: Ethanol with Vitamins basically. Should not be a problem. It also depends on how much alcohol you want to drink.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Parr
55 years experience Addiction Medicine
Avoidance: It is probably best to avoid alcohol. Depending on your medical condition, and dose of prednisone, it is beat to be clear headed.

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