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I had 12 injections 80 mg each of gen. For bacteria in my blader. It did not help! each day i drank 10-15 beers. Did the beer cause the antibiotic not?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: I think not

Alcohol can cause a diluted urine but not enough so that gentamicin wouldn't work.
There are likely other, perhaps anatomic, issues such as stones, catheters or bladder diverticula contributing.

In brief: I think not

Alcohol can cause a diluted urine but not enough so that gentamicin wouldn't work.
There are likely other, perhaps anatomic, issues such as stones, catheters or bladder diverticula contributing.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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