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what happens if i drink alcohol while taking azithromycin?

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Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
You get drunk: You can drink alcohol when on zithromax but do it in moderation. If you have a significant infection i would advise abstaining until it has resolved.
Answered on Nov 18, 2019
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