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how long after taking diphenhydramine, would i be able to have 1 beer?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: The sedating effect varies greatly from one person to the next If you are not planning to drive or fly the space shuttle within the few hours, you can have them at the same time realizing that any sedating effect you get from either will be additive.
Answered on Aug 24, 2015
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