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I am diabetic and have been drinking can I still take my medformin ?

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Dr. Kenneth Smith
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Alcohol: Alcohol and diabetes bad combination. Do not advocate medication mixed with alcohol.
Answered on Nov 21, 2012

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