A 43-year-old member asked:
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how long do i have to wait after taking flagyl before i drink alcohol?

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Dr. Scott Bobbitt
31 years experience Dentistry
48 hours: Rossi and simone (http://en.M.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/australian_medicines_handbook) advise waiting 48 hours after completion of therapy before consuming alcohol.
Answered on Oct 22, 2016

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