A 23-year-old female asked:
are z-paks dangerous? and can i drink alcohol while taking?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ankush Bansal answered
16 years experience Internal Medicine
?: No medicine is 100% safe. In fact, tylenol (acetaminophen) is probably in the top 3 medicines causing severe health problems and hospitalizations. Z-paks are used for specific types of infection. An infection is far more dangerous than a Z-pak. So you use it when needed. You should not drink alcohol when taking any antibiotic, including a z-pak.
Answered on May 24, 2018
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