Skip to Content

Can I drink alcohol while taking amoxicillin?

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com Last updated on Apr 18, 2019.

Official Answer

by Drugs.com

There is no interaction between alcohol and amoxicillin, so it should do no harm.

In general, drinking any amount of alcohol while fighting an infection may not be wise, as it can lead to dehydration, interrupt normal sleep, and may hinder the body’s natural ability to heal itself.

You can read more about antibiotics & alcohol here:
https://www.drugs.com/article/antibiotics-and-alcohol.html

Related Medical Questions

Drug Information

Related Support Groups

Hide