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A 34-year-old female asked:

How long after drinking 3 beers can i take my vicodin?

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Dr. Daniel Ziegler
Emergency Medicine 31 years experience
This is a loaded question, no pun intended. Mixing opiates with alcohol can be dangerous, particularly if you don't normally use them. Technically 3 drinks will take 3 hours to metabolize but will leave you tired and still subject to Vicodin's now augmented sedating properties. The combination can also degrade your judgment. Without more info I can only advise don't take both in the same day.
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