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Posted 27 Jul 2013 by • 16 answers
I have taken 100mg of antabuse at 7am on the morning of the 23rd and 100mg at 7am on the morning of the 24th. Have had none since. Its now the 27th - am i safe to have a drink this afternoon? Im starting on Campral next Monday... Any advice would be much appreciated. Thanks
Posted 30 Oct 2013 by • 1 answer
Hi there, I have been on Antabuse for the past 2 weeks at a dose of 200mg once daily. I stopped taking antabuse on Monday morning. Is it safe to drink on Friday night? How can I 'test' if the antabuse is safely all out my system? If it is not what will happen when I consume alcohol, and ...
Posted 23 Dec 2009 by • 4 answers
I can't believe that one pill that you have never taken before can stay in your system up to 7 days. I've never heard of anything like that, which is why I am having a hard time believing it.
Posted 7 Dec 2011 by • 3 answers
I have just been prescribed antabuse by my doctor but have not yet started taking it as i am not exactly sure of what food/drink i have to avoid. I have read that some deoderants and centain foods will cause me to be severly sick if i eat them. PLEASE CAN ANYONE HELP !
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
Posted 14 Dec 2017 by • 2 answers
I’ve been on Antabuse since just before Thanksgiving. I haven’t had anything to drink, but I often feel queasy, I think because of food. I’ve noticed it with vinegar on salads, or in sauces like sriracha or possibly even ketchup. Has anyone else noticed a (possible) connection ...
Posted 14 Dec 2017 • 1 answer
I’ve been taking Antabuse 250 mg twice a week for a month now. If today was my last dose, Would it be safe to have a glass of wine or two in 8 days for a Christmas work function?
Posted 12 Dec 2010 by • 12 answers
My fiance, is using the drug and she can drink vodka like a sailor, I am one step from leaving her for good. I was assured by the doctor that she would get sicker than she ever had been and that she would never drink again after she drank with Antabuse. Well she can drink down a glass of milk in ...
Posted 11 Oct 2017 • 1 answer
I read other questions and answers regarding this question but I wanted to ask myself. I took my first Antabuse pill(250mg) the evening on Oct 8th before bed it has been just about 72hours and I want to have some hard alcohol. Has anyone else drank within 72hours and been okay? Like I said I only ...
Posted 13 Nov 2017 by • 2 answers
My partner has been on it for 6 weeks and would expect to have dropped weight without consuming the huge calories he used to drink. He has actually gained a few pounds. What are your experiences.
Posted 15 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
I took one 200mg disulfiram tablet over 36 hours ago and one 24 hours before that is it safe for me to drink now? I have taken them before I was on them for months but that was over a year ago, I was very careful about how long I waited last time but this time it is only 2 tablets in over 60 hours ...
Posted 17 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
I was on the half dose for 4 weeks and off it for 3 and I’m still having reactions FROM THE VAPOURS! I haven’t touched a drink but get a reaction just being around alcohol, it’s ruining my social life, I can’t meet friends at a bar even though I only drink mineral water, I ...
Posted 8 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
I am an alcoholic who binges and then abstains until something triggers me to drink. I am currently taking 250mg each night. I have relapsed several times over the last 10 years. I go to AA and counseling. I am hoping this drug keeps me sober for life. I am 57 and wonder if it is OK to take this ...
Posted 13 Oct 2017 by • 0 answers
I´ve been taking ab 100mg two times a week and the last time I took it was last monday? 9/10. Do you think that it´s safe for me to take alcohol tonight? Im quitting ab because i get so tired after i take it. i´ve lowered the dosage and now im much better. Thank you for ur answers.
Posted 15 Jul 2017 by • 2 answers
Hello there. I've taken Antabuse only once, 7 days ago, exactly 148 hours. It is safe to drink alcohol now, after 7 days. Please no judgements, I just want to drink few beers on this lonely Saturday. Thanks. Dose of Antabuse was 100mg.
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