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Can you safely consume alcohol while taking flucloxacillin (paronychia antibiotics) ?

Depends

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If you have a history of liver disease (cirrhosis, hepatitis, etc) you should not be drinking alcohol as it may further compromise liver function. If your liver function is normal, there is no reported interaction between the antibiotic flucloxacillin and alcohol. However, it is best not to consume alcohol while taking medications.
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Antibiotics mix w/ alcohol?

Not good.

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You are on the antibiotics for a reason and alcohol is likely to make them less effective or give added side effects.
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Can I take any antibiotics with alcohol?

Bad idea

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alcohol may make the antibiotics less effective or cause serious reactions. Check with your pharmacist or doctor to know what the risks are.
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Dr. Joel Gallant answered:

Can I drink alcohol while on antibiotics?

Depends

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That depends on the antibiotic. In most cases it's OK, but people taking metronidazole (Flagyl) or tinidazole (Tindamax) should wait until at least 48 hours after the last dose.
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Can you drink alcohol while on antibiotics?

Sometimes

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Some antibiotics interact with acohol to give the patient symptoms such as nausea and vomting (flagyl) or flushing, and rash (mefoxitin). cCeck with your doctor or pharmacist.
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Can you mix Macrobid antibiotics with alcohol?

Not a good idea

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Mixing alcohol with any medication is not a good idea. Alcohol lowers immune function which is what the antibiotic is trying to bolster.
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Can you drink alcohol with bactrim antibiotics?

Unwise:

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Very likely to make you sick. http://www.upmchealthplan.com/newsletters/expanded_druginteractions.html
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Dr. Ajay Acharya answered:

What happens if you mix alcohol and antibiotics?

Nothing

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Only sulpha drugs will make you vomit....
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Dr. Michael E. Ein answered:

Why can't you drink alcohol while taking antibiotics?

You can

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Alcohol interacts with afew antibiotics such as Flagyl but can be taken while on most antibiotics if so desired. The alcohol should only be drunk in moderation and if you have a significant infection you should abstain until the infection is better.
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Why is it bad to consume alcohol while on antibiotics?

Usually not

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Taking Metronidazole (Flagyl) can, however, when combined with drinking alcohol, may cause problems.
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