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How long should i wait to ingest clonazepam after drinking alcohol?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Klonopin/alcohol: I always advise against mixing the two, due to excess sedation & memory problems, as well as more intensified hangover symptoms the following morning.
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry 40 years experience
I agree with not mixing, but if you don't drink excessively eg more than 2-4 drinks, skipping your klonopin might result in withdrawal symptoms. Klonopin lasts about 20 hours while alcohol only lasts about an hour or so.
Sep 6, 2012
Last updated Mar 1, 2019
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