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Doctor insights on: Can I Drink A Glass Of Wine While Taking Femara

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Can I drink a glass of wine while taking femara (letrozole)?

Can I drink a glass of wine while taking femara (letrozole)?

Yes: Heavy alcohol consumption combined with Femara (letrozole) may be bad for your liver, but one glass of wine on occasion should have no serious effect. ...Read more

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Can I drink a glass of wine 6 hours after I took flagel?

Can  I drink a glass of wine 6 hours after  I took flagel?

Flagyl and Alcohol: Yes, but you may pay a price..Meaning you may get very ill and not feel very well. When one is on Metronidazole (known as flagy) one can get very ill if you also ingest any alcohol while taking this medication.

This may be a good time to avoid alcohol for a week or so. Your stomach will appreciate it. ...Read more

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Can I drink a glass of wine 8 hrs after taking fluconazole?

Can I drink a glass of wine 8 hrs after taking fluconazole?

Yes, you can: There are no drug interactions between alcohol and Fluconazole. Moderation is the key. If concerned, it is always good asking prescribing physician.
Cheers. ...Read more

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Took .5mg ativan (lorazepam) 6 hours ago for bad anxiety attack can I drink a glass of wine ?

Took .5mg ativan (lorazepam) 6 hours ago for bad anxiety attack can I drink a glass of wine ?

Risky: There are no serious professionals who will sanction it. The potential for danger is significantly increased. Both depress central nervous system functions and that's bad. Here's what they say: http://anxiety.emedtv.com/ativan/alcohol-and-ativan.html
Your intention of 1 glass might slip into more and passing out can go further into places you don't want to go. Your delicate gut might not be happy. ...Read more

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I take clonazepam 1mg-2mg. Sometimes it work sometimes not.I do sleep with cpap.If i drink a glass of wine with it , i will sleep all night.Is this ok?

I take clonazepam 1mg-2mg. Sometimes it work sometimes not.I do sleep with cpap.If i drink a glass of wine with it , i will sleep all night.Is this ok?

Anti anxiety meds: It would be best to talk to your doctor as antianxiety medication like this may become habit forming and difficult to wean off. They also have the potential to make your sleep apnea worse. ...Read more

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I drink a glass of wine each day. Latest blood test shows increased fat deposits in liver. Should i stop drinking wine?

I drink a glass of wine each day. Latest blood test shows increased fat deposits in liver. Should i stop drinking wine?

Fatty liver: Fatty liver is common in america, and is typically associated with alcohol ingestion, obesity, high cholesterol/triglycerides, and diabetes, among others. The more of these risk factors, the greater the risk of having fatty liver. When your liver tests in blood elevate in the setting of fatty liver, then the condition is of even greater clinical concern. Absolutely cut out alcohol! ...Read more

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Will it be okay if I take ciprofloxacin HCl in the morning and drink a glass of wine at night?

Will it be okay if I take ciprofloxacin HCl in the morning and drink a glass of wine at night?

Not dangerous: However we do not generally recommend alcohol with antibiotics. There should be a warning on the prescription bottle if there are any know issues. We do know that some antibiotics are weakened by alcohol but this is not tested in every case. If in doubt stay away from alcohol for the duration of the prescription. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 40mg of diazepam and drink a glass of wine?

Is it safe to take 40mg of diazepam and drink a glass of wine?

No: Both alcohol and diazepam are depressants. Combining such a large dose of diazepam with alcohol could cause death or unconsciousness. ...Read more

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I have sleep apnea. Is it OK to drink a glass of wine at dinner?

I have sleep apnea. Is it OK to drink a glass of wine at dinner?

Alcohol: Because alcohol is a muscle relaxant, the muscles at the back of your throat ease even more than usual, causing extra-severe symptoms. I believe that as long as you don't get drunk and arrant passing out It should be fine. Every one has different thresh hold. ...Read more

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Is it okay to drink a glass of wine if I have gall stones/gall bladder problems?

Is it okay to drink a glass of wine if I have gall stones/gall bladder problems?

Maybe: Obviously avoid alcohol if it causes any pain or discomfort. Best treatment for gall stones is have a laparscopic cholecystectomy (removal of gall bladder) which in good medical centers is performed as a day surgery procedure. Red wine can increase gall bladder symptoms. Alcohol/wine can irritate a sensetive bladder, specially ic patients. Why consume it if results are unpleasant? ...Read more

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Im 22 & was diagnosed with hcm in august. My heart wall measurement is 1.7 is it safe to drink a glass of wine a day to relief stress and depression?

Im 22 & was diagnosed with hcm in august. My heart wall measurement is 1.7 is it safe to drink a glass of wine a day to relief stress and depression?

Let's clarify: Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is very often a total non-problem. If you're despondent over this, address what you can do about it. Are you a candidate for curative surgery? Do you even need treatment? It's no reason not to enjoy wine -- but why drink because you're sad / upset? Find a reason to be happy, and let that be why you enjoy your wine with people you love. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Itchy arms, loss of hair, trouble swallowing food and rapid weight gain and pain under jawbone? I don't take drugs, drink a glass of wine maybe once a week. Cant see a doctor until 4-20. Im going nuts! arms will not stop itching! feels like need

Itchy arms, loss of hair, trouble swallowing food and  rapid weight gain and pain under jawbone? I don't take drugs, drink a glass of wine maybe once a week. Cant see a doctor until 4-20. Im going nuts!  arms will not stop itching! feels like need

Hello, : Hello, I am wondering if this could be hypothyroidism. Some symptoms can inlcude: weight gain, hair loss, iincrease in tongue size and dry skin. Dry skin can be a source of itching. Other possible symptoms include: feeling tired and weak, feeling depressed or irritable, decreased sex drive, muscle cramps and pain, coarsening of hair, sensitivity to cold and constipation. If your skin feels dry, i suggest using a moisturing lotion. The way that hypothyroidism or other possible endocrine problems would be diagnosed is through specific lab tests. ...Read more

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Can i drinking a glass of wine everyday will help me gain weight?

Can i drinking a glass of wine everyday will help me gain weight?

Adds calories: Drinking a glass of wine daily will add 100-300 calories to your daily caloric intake (depending on how big your glass is). This could contribute to weight gain. ...Read more

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Lorazepam 5 hours ago, can I drink a small glass of wine?

Lorazepam 5 hours ago, can I drink a small glass of wine?

Ativan (lorazepam): Not sure whatr the Ativan (lorazepam) dose was & if u r wide awake, but i see no problem with 1 night cap. Sleep well. ...Read more

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Drinking 1 4-8 oz glass of wine harmful after Peptobismol?

Drinking 1 4-8 oz glass of wine harmful after Peptobismol?

Not specifically: There is no specific interaction between peptobismal and wine. If you are taking the pepto because your stomach is upset you should not be drinking wine (or eating spicy food, chocolate or acidic things including coffee). Alcohol can cause stomach irritation, and the general advice is "If it hurts don't do it". ...Read more

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Are there health benefits to drinking a glass of wine every night?

Yes: A glass is sufficient. It contains natural substances that are beneficial. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink one glass of wine after taking a total of 3mg of Ativan (lorazepam). The last 1mg was taken 4 hrs ago. The other two mg have been like 8hr ago?

Is it safe to drink one glass of wine after taking a total of 3mg of Ativan (lorazepam). The last 1mg was taken 4 hrs ago. The other two mg have been like 8hr ago?

I think you must : already know not to mix these or you wouldn't have asked the question. I agree with earlier answer not to mix alcohol and ativan (lorazepam). I would however recommend that you wait 60 hours ( 2 1/2 days) until you consider drinking alcohol. They are a dangerous combination. If you take ativan (lorazepam) regularly - would recommend against drinking alcohol altogether. ...Read more

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Shortness of breadth in the mornings when I wake up and when I drink a little bit of alcohol (1 glass of wine and it lasts for 10 min aprox.)?

Anxiety: Is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. Symptoms of severe anxiety insomnia, chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations and parasthesia. Rec.: if concerned see your PCP for evaluation. ...Read more

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Will drinking 1 glass of wine when on a lo carb diet knock you out of ketosis?

Will drinking 1 glass  of wine when on a lo carb diet knock you out of ketosis?

Wine: Not likely, unless u have very low tolerance to alcohol, or taking medications that don't mix with alcohol. ...Read more

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Can you develop cirrosis of the liver just by drinking a glass of wine every night?

Can you develop cirrosis of the liver just by drinking a glass of wine every night?

Unlikely: But possible. Some people are very sensitive to the effects of alcohol in liver. Usually it's never just one glass...Since a glass a day of wine usually has beneficial health effects. ...Read more