A 42-year-old male asked:
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i have been on penicillin since last tuesday, i have a few days left. can i drink alcohol? i need more than a few drinks tonight.

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Dr. JAYENDRA SHAH
59 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
ALCOHOL IS NOT GOOD.: WHEN YOU ARE TAKING MEDICINE,IT IS ADVISABLE TO AVOID ALCOHOL. PARTICULARLY, MORE THAN ONE DRINK.
Answered on Jul 30, 2016

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