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Can you drink alcohol occasionally while taking allopurinol ?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Should not

Once in a great while might be ok, but those intervals have a habit of shrinking, so avoid alcohol.
Also, alcohol aggravates gout, so should be avoided.

In brief: Should not

Once in a great while might be ok, but those intervals have a habit of shrinking, so avoid alcohol.
Also, alcohol aggravates gout, so should be avoided.
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