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Can i take paracetamol whilst on terbinafine? also, should i avoid alcohol for the 3-6 months i'm taking it or is it safe every now and then?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
Yes: Avoid toxic dose. Not over 5000mg a day. Why take it? Terbinafine is given for a few DAYS for skin infections, 6 weeks for fungus fingernail, 12 weeks for fungus toenail. Seldom used over 3 months. Avoid XS alcohol, certainly not over 3 drinks a day. Do not take this med if you have any kind of active hepatitis. What is the indication for terbinafine? DETAILS MATTER
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