A 34-year-old member asked:
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after how many days can i start drinking beer again after using penicilline?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No need to wait: There is no problem drinking beer in moderation while taking penicillin.
Answered on Nov 17, 2013

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Should be fine.: But if you're taking the penicillin for strep throat, the alcohol probably won't make your throat feel any better, and could make it a little more sor ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Gordon
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Sure !: Make sure that it is a good beer though.
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ALCOHOL IS NOT GOOD.: WHEN YOU ARE TAKING MEDICINE,IT IS ADVISABLE TO AVOID ALCOHOL. PARTICULARLY, MORE THAN ONE DRINK.

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