A 31-year-old female asked:
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i had 40mg of prednisone plus a pepcid (famotidine) on sat night for rash then 40mg again sunday afternoon plus a pepcid (famotidine).when is it safe to consume alcohol again?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
A glass or two: Of wine now is fine.
Answered on Mar 3, 2014
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Dr. G. Wen
Dr. G. Wen answered
25 years experience Pharmacology
No interaction: Drug wise, there is no interaction among three. But your medical condition, which i don't know the details of, might need you to limit alcohol use.
Answered on Mar 3, 2014
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