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Why Cant You Drink Alcohol While Taking Vandazole?

Why Cant You Drink Alcohol While Taking Vandazole?

Vandazole: There is the potential for an interaction that will cause nausea and vomiting. It is a very unpleasant explosive vomiting. You also can turn red all over. It is the same type of reaction that occurs with Ant-abuse a medication given to help alcoholics not drink. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Valacyclovir (Definition)

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Can you drink alcohol while taking valacyclovir?

Can you drink alcohol while taking valacyclovir?

Can but shouldn't: Although there are no drug-drug (yes, alcohol is a drug) interactions listed, it is always best to avoid mixing medications with alcohol. Alcohol alone is irritating to the stomach and acts as a depressant and affects rational judgment. ...Read more

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Why can't you drink alcohol while taking antibiotics?

Why can't you drink alcohol while taking antibiotics?

You can: 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. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol while taking acyclovir?

Can i drink alcohol while taking acyclovir?

Yes, but…: Never a good idea to drink when taking potent medications. Always best to take meds with full glass of water. No significant interactions r listed between alcohol (ethanol) & acyclovir. If u r taking other meds or supplements, however, there is potential for interactions. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Why am I not allowed to drink alcohol while taking anticoagulants?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Why am I not allowed to drink alcohol while taking anticoagulants?

Alcohol/Anticoagulan: Alcohol increases chances of bleeding while on anticoagulants. ...Read more

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Hi, do you think I can drink alcohol whilst taking spasmonal?

Hi, do you think I can drink alcohol whilst taking spasmonal?

What is Spasmonal?: If you mean Spasmolin then there is potential for a major interaction per Drugs.Com drug interaction checker. Don't do it. ...Read more

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What happens if you drink alcohol while taking fluoxetine?

What happens if you drink alcohol while taking fluoxetine?

Not a great idea: You could get drunker faster. Please, at the very least, don't drive. ...Read more

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What will happen if I drink alcohol while taking Cephalexin?

What will happen if I drink alcohol while taking Cephalexin?

Drug interactions: Drug interaction checker showed no significant interactions between Cephalexin and alcohol. Ask your prescriber it there are any recommended restrictions based on the condition being treated. ...Read more

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What happens if i drink alcohol while taking azithromycin?

What happens if i drink alcohol while taking azithromycin?

You get drunk: You can drink alcohol when on zithromax but do it in moderation. If you have a significant infection i would advise abstaining until it has resolved. ...Read more

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What happens if i drink alcohol while taking amoxicillin?

What happens if i drink alcohol while taking amoxicillin?

Don't get drunk!: There's no mention of food or alcohol interaction w/amoxicillin at http://www.Drugs.Com/drug-interactions/amoxicillin.Html. You can find more info at http://www.Drugs.Com/amoxicillin.Html. In general, whether taking medication or not, we don't recommend drinking to excess. Don't forget to finish your medication as directed. In other words, don't save any for your next infection! ...Read more

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Will I hurt myself if I drink alcohol while i'm taking zoloft (sertraline)?

Will I hurt myself if I drink alcohol while i'm taking zoloft (sertraline)?

Maybe.: Every drop of alcohol is a depressant, and you are taking an antidepressant---that doesn't make sense. Also, there are isolated reports of patients having blackouts with very little alcohol. ...Read more

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What happens when you drink alcohol while taking citalopram (30mg)?

What happens when you drink alcohol while taking citalopram (30mg)?

Interaction effects: Use of alcohol while on citalopram is strongly discouraged. Several important effects to know about: short-term there is a risk of increased drowsiness and sedation, dizziness, difficulties with concentration, and impaired decision making. Second alcohol reduces effectiveness of citalopram, increasing risk of heightened depression or anxiety symptoms, and may interfere with treatment outcomes. ...Read more

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Hi, do you think I can drink wine while taking ciprofloxacin?

Hi, do you think I can drink wine while taking ciprofloxacin?

I discourage it: Alcohol is not a good drug when you are treating an infection. Also, I believe that when people ask questions about "can I drink beer" or "can I have wine" I don't think they are talking about 1-2 social drinks. Alcohol interferes with white blood cells working, slows healing and has many drug interactions. The doctor who prescribed it or pharmacist who filled it is who you should talk to. ...Read more

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What happens if i drink alcohol whilst taking propranolol?

What happens if i drink alcohol whilst taking propranolol?

Recommend not: Alcohol use could result in the increased blood level of propranolol. Concurrent use is not recommended. ...Read more

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What happens if i drink alcohol whilst taking fluoxetine?

Not advisable: You have to be careful since antidepressants can increase blood alcohol level and potentially increase your risk of intoxication even when you believe that you were not drinking much. ...Read more

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Should you drink alcohol when taking topomax and citalopram ?

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Not recommended: You should not drink alcohol with either of these medications. Discuss with your physician to be clear, but i would recommend not drinking and significant amount of alcohol after recently taking both of these meds together, especially if you have not alcohol with them before. ...Read more

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Can i consume alcohol while taking diltiazem?

Can i consume alcohol while taking diltiazem?

Alcohol & meds/drugs: It is strongly recommended that you not drink alcohol with adizem (diltiazem, a calcium-channel blocker). Alcohol affects how fast the medication is released from the capsule, according the prescribing information. Given that you are taking this for cardiovascular disease (high blood pressure or heart health reasons), it would make sense not to put yourself in danger because you consumed alcohol. ...Read more

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Why should you not drink alcahol when taking doxycycline?

Why should you not drink alcahol when taking doxycycline?

Wine with antibiotic: If you have an infection requiring an antibiotic, in this case doxycycline, you quite probably should not be using alcohol. However, the sun will not fail to shine if you sneak a rare glass of wine. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol while taking carvedilol?

Can you drink alcohol while taking carvedilol?

Not advised: As with most medications of this type you should be very cautious drinking alcohol. ...Read more

Dr. Patricia Foster
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Valtrex (Definition)

Valtrex is a herpes viruses agent which is a kind of anti-viral ...Read more