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what is wrong with drinking caffeine while taking antibiotics?

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Not much.: Some antibiotics may slow down clearance of caffeine from your body, but that means you drink coffee less often, not give it up completely.
Answered on Mar 9, 2020
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