Can You Drink Alcohol While Taking Antibiotics – It’s Something Everyone Has Googled!
Picture this: you’re at the pharmacy, feeling kind of unwell as you’re picking up a script of antibiotics that your doctor prescribed you, and the pharmacist says “Remember, don’t drink alcohol while taking these”.
But why is that the case? Apart from getting really drunk and forgetting to take your medication that is. Can drinking while taking antibiotics make you feel sicker than you already are? Does it alter the efficacy of the medication we’re taking for better or worse? Does it really matter that much?