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I was prescribed Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS for acne which I started taking a few days ago. Can I still drink alcohol? There are a lot of conflicting answers.

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Sulfa and ETOH

This should not be a major issue.
You can drink moderately without fear of interaction.

In brief: Sulfa and ETOH

This should not be a major issue.
You can drink moderately without fear of interaction.
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