6 doctors weighed in:

Can you drink alcohol whiled taking famvir famciclovir for shingles?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: In moderation

No interactions are listed between Famvir (famciclovir) and ethanol (drinking alcohol) but moderation is always wise.
Famvir (famciclovir) can cause nausea & vomiting by itself.

In brief: In moderation

No interactions are listed between Famvir (famciclovir) and ethanol (drinking alcohol) but moderation is always wise.
Famvir (famciclovir) can cause nausea & vomiting by itself.
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: I would not

I would not. It is not a good idea to mix alcohol with any medication.

In brief: I would not

I would not. It is not a good idea to mix alcohol with any medication.
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