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After stopping a medication, how long until you can drink?

After stopping a medication, how long until you can drink?

Depends: It depends on the medication. Different medications have different metabolism patterns, time to clear out of the body, and interactions with alcohol. ...Read more

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Which medications has label not to drink if you have g6pd?

Which medications has label not to drink if you have g6pd?

A lot: There are a lot so I copied a link with a list of the medicines
http://www. Rddiagnostics. Com/g6pd_disorder2.htm ...Read more

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Is it okay to drink alcohol while on thryoid medication?

Is it okay to drink alcohol while on thryoid medication?

Moderation: Like anything moderation is the key. You may be taking other medications which may be problematic with alcohol. Talk it over with your physician or pharmacist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink alcool if I take herpes medication?

Depends: It depends in which medication. In general if it is Valtrex (valacyclovir) it is ok to drink a small amount of alcohol. Do not drink excessive amounts. ...Read more

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What happens if you're under medication, are you really not allowed to drink alcoholic drinks?

What happens if you're under medication, are you really not allowed to drink alcoholic drinks?

With some medication: Yes, With certain medication alcohol is prohibited, contraindicated, and dangerous. If you're taking medications it is always a good idea to talk with your doctor about alcohol use. ...Read more

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Does milk affect in any of my medication? Someone told me I shouldn't drink milk with any pills

Does milk affect in any of my medication? Someone told me I shouldn't drink milk with any pills

Can: The calcium in milk and other dairy products can interfere with the absorption of some medications, but not all. The bottle your medicine comes in should say on it whether to avoid milk and other dairy products. Speak to you pharmacist if you would like to know more. ...Read more

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I'm just wondering, if you're under medication, are you really not allowed to drink alcoholic drinks?

Generally: It is generally contraindicated with most medications to drink alcohol and take the medicine. Some medications are more strongly contraindicated. Read the labels, but as a good rule, don't drink and take medications. ...Read more

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My husband smokes and drink a lot so he cannot have kids what medication can he take do we can have babies?

My husband smokes and drink a lot so he cannot have kids what medication can he take do we can have babies?

Nothing: There is no "medication" one can take to create a healthier environment for sperm production. He needs to do it the correct, old-fashioned way - change his lifestyle, his habits and live better. So many people want "pills" that will solve all problems in life, whether it be weight, behavior, sleep patterns. This is not the way to live healthy - pop a pill to fix it. He needs to change his lifestyle. ...Read more

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My bf has eplipsey he is on medication for it he is also drinking at the weekends he is mixing drink wth medication what will happen to him?

My bf has eplipsey he is on medication for it he is also drinking at the weekends he is mixing drink wth medication what will happen to him?

Avoid alcohol use: Alcohol can at times exacerbates some of the side effects of anti-epileptics as well as lower the threshold for seizures themselves. I would recommend avoiding alcohol use as it could precipitate seizures and perhaps leading to further injuries and poorly managed epilepsy. ...Read more

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When medications say do not take with alcohol does that mean I cant ever drink or does that mean don't take it with alcohol still in your system?

When medications say do not take with alcohol does that mean I cant ever drink or does that mean don't take it with alcohol still in your system?

Depends: Most meds labelled like that can actually be taken with alcohol. Manufacturers are known to be overly cautious like that. But there are a few notable exceptions. In the vast majority of cases you can take the warning to mean not with alcohol in your system. Your specific case may be different so best to ask your doc. Of course excessive use of alcohol should be discouraged whether you take any o ...Read more

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For "take with or after food" medication, what is the minimum amount of food to be taken? Are 2 crackers, or 2 crackers + a hot drink enough? Thks.

For "take with or after food" medication, what is the minimum amount of food to be taken? Are 2 crackers, or 2 crackers + a hot drink enough? Thks.

Correct: That would be ok. So long as there is some food present to help with absorption of the medication or to help protect the lining of the stomach. Food helps to stimulate the digestive fluids to help absorption of some medications. ...Read more

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If you take metrpolol medication 25mg, half in the morning and one at night, and want to drink a cup of alcohol, should I take the med after or before?

If you take metrpolol medication 25mg, half in the morning and one at night, and want to drink a cup of alcohol, should I take the med after or before?

B-blocker & Alcohol: Hi, there could be interaction between alcohol and Metoprolol, alcohol could increase the risk of side effect from Metoprolol, also because both drugs depress the CNS, the risk of drowsiness and brain impairment could increase, better to drink in moderation, not more than 2 drinks a day and not more than 14 drinks a wk. It doesn't matter when you drink the alcohol. ...Read more

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Is their a pill or medication to reduce alchol craving I currently drink 1 pint every day it seems to be getting worse, years ago I took a mild tranqualizer for something else it worked on my craving, but I forget the name

Is their a pill or medication to reduce alchol craving I currently drink 1 pint every day it seems to be getting worse, years ago I took a mild tranqualizer for something else it worked on my craving, but I forget the name

Hello,: Hello, any of these sound familiar: disulfiram, naltrexone, and acamprosate. The problem with using a tranquilizer is that is a substitute for the alcohol and you are still under the influence of a mind altering drug. You might want to consider medical accupuncture as a way to help with your sobriety. ...Read more

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Which classes of medications cannot be taken while drinking alcohol?

Which classes of medications cannot be taken while drinking alcohol?

Many Classes: Medicine contraindicated with alcohol are divided into two main classes. First aremedications that interfere with the metabolism of alcohol like the anabiotic flagyl. Others are medications which can amplify the depressive effects of alcohol like muscle relaxers. ...Read more

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Could I drink when I'm on prednisone medication?

Could I drink when I'm on prednisone medication?

Not recommended.: Steroids make the body fight a disease process but also makes it easier to develop an ulcer of the stomach.
Would not do this while taking prednisone ...Read more

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How harmful is taking ibuprofen pain medication while drinking?

How harmful is taking ibuprofen pain medication while drinking?

Somewhat: Most drugs function best if not taken with alcohol as absorption rates are modified. ...Read more

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Why do I hate to drink liquid medication?

Texture or taste: Sometimes the medication makes the liquid chunky or tastes bitter.
You can practice swallowing a pill using mini m&m's. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink tea after I take my add medication?

Is it ok to drink tea after I take my add medication?

Yes in moderation: Tea, like many other foods, contains stimulant-like compounds. A cup of tea now and again shoulod be fine. However drinking many multiple cups per day may interfere with your medication. ...Read more

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Could you drink neuro sleep if you are on some type of medication?

Could you drink neuro sleep if you are on some type of medication?

Clarify: Does your question mean "can you drink (alcohol) near sleep...", if so, it really depends on what medication you are on. Generally, we do not promote alcohol consumption with meds because of either decreasing or increasing the action of the med you are taking. ...Read more

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How does it take to digest alcohol and can I drink it hours before taking a medication?

How does it take to digest alcohol and can I drink it hours before taking a medication?

Variable: This would depend on how much alcohol someone drinks. Also, alcohol metabolism could vary from one person to the next. There's also a matter of things related to alcohol consumption, like blood sugar, nausea/vomiting, headache, etc, which could have affects on a person taking a medication hours later. Please discuss with your doctor relevant to your situation specifically. ...Read more

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Does ginger interact with any medication? Is drinking lots of ginger tea (wz grated ginger in it, 3 x day) bad if you take lots of medications?

Does ginger interact with any medication? Is drinking lots of ginger tea (wz grated ginger in it, 3 x day) bad if you take lots of medications?

Ginger: Ginger may effect blood clotting -so consult your dr about use if you take anti-inflammatory meds (i.e. naproxen, ibuprofen) or blood thinners (aspirin, warfarin). Diabetics on meds should also d/w dr because it may v blood sugar & ^ actions of insulin & other medications.
Please consult with your physician if you have ulcers -as high dose ginger is usually not recommended in this situation. ...Read more