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ETOH&antidepressants: Mixing these is very dangerous. With antidepressant meds, your brain will experience twice the effect for every drink... Drink 1 glass > brain experiences 2 glasses, drink 2shots > brain experiences 4 shots...Etc safety always risked with this combination. As well, alcohol is a pro-depressive agent; it makes the brain depressed. It interferes with the benefit you seek by taking the medication! ...Read more
I consumed alcohol today evening. My anti-rabies D3 shot date is tomorrow.
Is it ok for me to take it?
When should I take it. In morning or evening?
Alcohol depletes 5ht: Alcohol causes whatever serotonin is available in the brain to be released. This is why you feel good initially. Antidepressants help the brain better utilize what serotonin exists, so after drinking you have basically depleted all the serotonin and can get acutely depressed. It can take up to a week to replenish the serotonin after one episode of drinking (only 4 or more drinks). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My friend drinks alcohol regularly and she took a lortab and she regularly takes anti depressants... Is this dangerous?
Yes: 16, 000 people made similar mistake last year and now they're all dead. ...Read more
Rabies prevention: The Philippines is endemic for rabies, so you should be careful to follow the doctor's instructions for the anti- rabies injections. Because these are shots, drinking too much alcohol won't affect the treatment really. Still you should give your body a break and cut back on the alcohol. If you find the biting dog, that may make your treatment alot easier. ...Read more
It's negligible: Alcohol interferes just a bit with platelet function but it's minor. If you haven't done grisly damage to your liver, your clotting factors will function normally. Wishing you the best -- hoping you can deal with the terrible challenges facing you. Be strong, have faith in the power of goodness, and work hard to recover and find real happiness. ...Read more
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