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Amoxicillin (Definition)

Amoxicillin is in the penicillin class of antibiotics. All penicillins are distinguished by the presence of a beta-lactam ring, and are known to kill bacteria by inhibiting synthesis (production) ...Read more


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Can i drink beer whilst taking amoxicillin?

Better not but --: Any alcohol not ok with medicine, once a year ok . Alcohol has bad effect on liver, which handles food and medicine , another burdon on liver, problem with alcohol drinker is never stop with one drink. Never flagyll with with alcohol and list goes on. ...Read more

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Will drinking beer affect me while i'm taking amoxicillin?

Will drinking beer affect me while i'm taking amoxicillin?

Not recommended: It is generally not recommended to drink alcoholic beverages while on antibiotics. Best to finish the full course before drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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Can you drink beer/wine if you're taking amoxicillin?

Should not: It is generally not recommended to drink alcoholic beverages while on antibiotics. Best to finish the full course before drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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I just finished my 10 day prescription 12 hours ago. Is it alright to drink a beer or two right now? I used amoxicillin and clav.

Ok: The reason not to drink alcohol while on Abx is not to overload the liver.If you don't have another reason not to drink and the ailment for what you were taking the Augmentine is resolved. Then Ok a beer now. Don't over do it.Happy new year! ...Read more

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Can you drink a little beer while on amoxicillin clavulin and methylprednisolone 6 day pack?

Can you drink a little beer while on amoxicillin clavulin and methylprednisolone 6 day pack?

I wouldn't: You "can" but shouldn't since you are taking antibiotic (potency may be affected by alcohol") and prednisone a gastric irritant! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink alcohol (one or two beers) while on amoxicillin and clavulanate capsules?

Is it safe to drink alcohol (one or two beers) while on amoxicillin and clavulanate capsules?

No guarantees: There's no major interaction with alcohol. That being said, when sick (the reason I'm assuming you are taking amox/clav) alcohol can delay recovery as well as interfere with productive rest/sleep. Amox/clav is broken down in part by the liver as is alcohol, so there is certainly potential for harm there especially with excess. I would avoid alcohol until feeling well and off antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol if taking augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)? I would like to have a beer with friends. I know you can't with some antibiotics.

Can I drink alcohol if taking augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)? I would like to have a beer with friends. I know you can't with some antibiotics.

Augmentin- ok: In moderation, a beer while on Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) (amoxicillin-clavulanate) is ok. Others abx like trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and metronidazole can cause a Disulfiram -like reaction similar the drug, Antabuse - resulting in violent vomiting. ...Read more

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Amoxil (Definition)

Amoxil is a third generation penicillin which is a kind of penincillin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more