Skip to Content

Can you drink alcohol while taking Cephalexin?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (2)

13 Sep 2011

It is usually not recomended to drink alcohol while taking antibiotics, it could enhance the process of the side effects adversely.

Please take care, be safe & well, best wishes!

Votes: +0

13 Sep 2011

As Rajive points out, the alcohol may intensify any side effects, but as long as you are tolerating the antibiotic an alcoholic beverage is not going to decrease the antibiotics efficacy.

Votes: +1

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar Questions

I will start taking Zocar 20 mg?

When I drink alcohol sometime will that hurt me. When I drink alcohol with juice or diet pop would that hurt me

1 answer 24 Mar 2010

Xanax: Is it possible to skip my nightly dose of Xanax (1 mg.) to go to a party and drink alcohol?

I understand how dangerous it is to mix Xanax and alcohol, so of course I would never even attempt it. I have been on 1 mg. Xanax for 2 years now to ...

3 answers 23 May 2013

I had acitomonphen. Is it safe to drink alcohol?

I took Tylenol about 3 hours ago. It was the Kirkland Costco brand. I want to go out and drink with my friends, and I wanted to know if it's ...

2 answers 18 Apr 2015

Can I have a drink of alcohol taking tramadol?

Hi I take 1x100mg or sometimes not even that I have 1x50mg a morning about 7.00 am I have a special occasion an want to have a drink of alcohol at ...

1 answer 8 Jul 2015

Cephalexin - What effect will alcohol have on the regime treatment if ingested during the 10 day?

... period. Can I have a drink at my alumni dinner?

2 answers 11 Mar 2016