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yesterday i took my first dose of klonopin ever it was .5 mg i was wondering when is it safe to drink alcohol ? it's been 26 hrs since the last dose

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Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Not a good idea: I would not advise alcohol use by anyone being prescribed clonazepam. After 24 hours the clonazepam is pretty well out of the system but if one needed to take a clonazepam within the last 24 hours for whatever reason probably best not to be drinking.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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