Patient discussion about penicillin

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Q. is it possible to drink alcohol during taking penicillin antibiotic?

A1i know that it's probably bad to take antibiotics with alcohol but couldn't remember why. so i looked you question up until i found a Doctor's answer to it-
A2You should not drink alcohol while taking any type of antibiotic since the alcohol will interfere with the effectiveness and with some medications can cause serious side effects. Read the instuction phamphlet that came with the perscription. It should tell you what the use of alcohol will do when taking each medication. Hope you're well soon.
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