Have you ever called a pharmacist to confirm whether it’s really a bad idea to have a drink while taking antibiotics? You wouldn’t be the first person.
Here’s the bottom line: it’s best not to drink alcohol while you’re sick, since alcohol affects the way we heal from infections. But there are specific antibiotics you should never take with alcohol. We’ll talk about which ones those are below.
How alcohol impacts infections and healing
For a few seconds, let’s put antibiotics aside and focus on alcohol. See More