A 36-year-old member asked:
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can you drink on phenoxymethyl penicillin?

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Dr. Maureen Ziboh
25 years experience Family Medicine
Not recommended: Not recommended
Answered on Jul 16, 2014

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Not recommended: Not recommended to drink generally when taking medications but it also depends on how much alcohol you are talking about.
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