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can you drink alcohol after a tetanus shot?

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Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
In my opinion: Yes it should have no affect on the injection.
Answered on Oct 1, 2020
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Sure...: But do it responsibly ..
Answered on Feb 22, 2020
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Dr. Mary Balkovetz
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: You should not drink excessively. For a woman, one drink (12 oz beer, 4 oz wine, or 1.25 oz liquor) is acceptable.
Answered on Feb 22, 2020
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