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Can you drink alcohol while taking hydrochlorothiazide?

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Dr. Karen Weisman
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Maybe

Alcohol and hydroclorothiazide (HCTZ) can have cumulative effects.
Both can lower the blood pressure and cause dizziness, especially on rising fast from lying down. Other side effects you can read on your bottle may be exasperated when you add alcohol.

In brief: Maybe

Alcohol and hydroclorothiazide (HCTZ) can have cumulative effects.
Both can lower the blood pressure and cause dizziness, especially on rising fast from lying down. Other side effects you can read on your bottle may be exasperated when you add alcohol.
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