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Will i be able to drink alcohol while taking the medications ribavirin and peg intron (peginterferon alfa 2b)?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Not recommended: Ribavirin must be used together with a Peg-Intron to treat chronic hepatitis C. Do not drink alcohol while taking ribavirin. Alcohol can increase the risk of damage to your liver. Hope it makes sense?

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