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A 22-year-old female asked:

i am prescribed to take one tablet of methocarbamol 750mg substituted for robaxin every 8 hours w/food as needed. how long until i can drink after it?

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Dr. Steven Simon
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 38 years experience
6 hours : Carbamol class of drugs have a sedation side effect. Meaning you can get drowsy from taking that dose. As a result, typically avoid other sedating drugs, like alcohol for 6 hours following a dose, and that is assuming you don’t repeat the next dose at that interval. Since I do not know other meds you are taking, call your pharmacist with a full list of meds for safety with alcohol. Good luck

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