How many hours after having a cortisone shot can you drink alcohol?

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24 Dec 2011

Not aware of any interaction between the cortisone and alcohol. Should be fine to have a drink at anytime.

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24 Dec 2011

It is recommended that alcohol should be avoided when on Cortisone injection.

Take care, best wishes!

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