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Is it ok to miss a dose of biaxin (clarithromycin) to drink alcohol for one night?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
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In brief: In my opinion, no.

You are taking the biaxin (clarithromycin) for a reason.
Alcohol will decrease the effectiveness of the antibiotic even if you keep taking it. You need the infection treated, but you do not need the alcohol.

In brief: In my opinion, no.

You are taking the biaxin (clarithromycin) for a reason.
Alcohol will decrease the effectiveness of the antibiotic even if you keep taking it. You need the infection treated, but you do not need the alcohol.
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