Sadly it does need to be taken daily to keep blood plasma levels high enough for it to be effective. However if you miss a day and plan on having a drink on that day you will feel horribly ill; if you have been taking it regularly you should wait at least two weeks before consuming alcohol again or risk hideous nausea and vomiting.
- Antabuse Information for Consumers
- Antabuse Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Antabuse (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 12 Dec 2010 • 12 answers
Posted 20 Mar 2013 • 2 answers
Im just starting antabuse 500 mg. Im new to this drug and am a little scared with so many different?
Posted 7 Jul 2014 • 1 answer
I started Antabuse 2 days ago. I'm bipolar and use alcohol to self medicate while waiting on a drug?
Posted 2 Jun 2016 • 3 answers
Posted 17 Jul 2017 • 0 answers