A 50-year-old member asked:
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how long must you wait before drinking wine again after taking biaxin (clarithromycin)?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Why wait?: There no reason to wait. The only reason to avoid alcohol would be if the biaxin (clarithromycin) were upsetting your stomach.
Answered on Feb 1, 2018

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