Bactrim DS - Can I have a drink w/alcohol while taking the antibotic?

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Anonymous

4 Oct 2009

If you drink on anti biotics, you drastically reduce their effectiveness and increase the chance that you will get sick on your stomach. The ds in the bactrim means double strength, so, they are trying to get you better fast and if you drink, you are slowing it back down, alot.

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