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Can you drink alcohol with bactrim antibiotics?

Can you drink alcohol with bactrim antibiotics?

Unwise:: Very likely to make you sick. http://www.upmchealthplan.com/newsletters/expanded_druginteractions.html. ...Read more

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When can you drink alcohol after taking Bactrim or Cipro?

When can you drink alcohol after taking Bactrim or Cipro?

Alcohol and: Medications don't mix, so I would wait until your course of medicine is finished. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol while taking bactrim?

You can: You can, but it is generally not recommended to drink alcohol while you are taking medications. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol with bactrim?

Can I drink alcohol with bactrim?

No: You will get nausea, vomiting, heart palpatations, difficulty breathing, flushing, dehydration, dizziness, fatigue and headaches. You should avoid all alcohol even mouthwash with alcohol. Bactrim interferes with the liver breaking down alcohol. Not a good thing to do. ...Read more

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How long after taking my last Bactrim is it safe to drink alcohol? How long after last dose does it stay in your system?

How long after taking my last Bactrim is it safe to drink alcohol? How long after last dose does it stay in your system?

50 hours: The half-life of Bactrim is about 10 hours. A drug should be completely out of your system after 5 half-lives; therefore, Bactrim should be out of your system within 50 hours or just over a day. Alcohol can interact with Bactrim and cause some unpleasant side effects such including: fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingly feeling, nausea, and vomiting. ...Read more

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Alcohol while taking generic bactrim for sinus infection.

Alcohol while taking generic bactrim for sinus infection.

Sinus infection: If you are on an antibiotic for a sinus infection, perhaps refraining from alcohol isn't a bad idea. ...Read more

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How long should I wait to drink after taking bactrim?

How long should I wait to drink after taking bactrim?

Alcohol?: If you are wanting to drink alcohol you really should finish your medication first. I generally discourage alcohol consumption when i prescribe any medication. All other fluids should be fine. ...Read more

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What if youv been taking bactrim for 6 days and you only have 4 days left , there 12 hours apart, if i skip taking one tonight an drink will i get sick?

What if youv been taking bactrim for 6 days and you only have 4 days left , there 12 hours apart, if i skip taking one tonight an drink will i get sick?

Maybe: Not everyone gets sick if they mix Bactrim and alcohol. However, just skipping a dose won't keep it from happening. The medicine isn't metabolized quickly enough to prevent the reaction. So i'd be prepared to be ill. Or just don't drink. ...Read more

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