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can you drink beer/wine if you're taking amoxicillin?

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Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Should not: It is generally not recommended to drink alcoholic beverages while on antibiotics. Best to finish the full course before drinking alcohol.
Answered on Apr 1, 2013

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