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I had an ankle surgery 3 weeks ago and have been off any painkillers for a week and off aspirin for 4 days. when would it be safe to drink alcohol?

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Dr. Faysal Saab
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 9 years experience
Now: As long as you aren't on any other medications you haven't mentioned that have a contraindication with alcohol. Or any other medical condition. And as always, drink responsibly.

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