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Drinking of beers during Metoprolol Succ Er - 50mg's medication

I ve been taking 50mg s of metoprolol succ er for almost 2wks now. On my 2 days off from work (Friday and Saturday) I like to drink anywhere from 2-4 beers. Can I continue to do this while taking this medication. I love a cold beer in the summer but I m terrified it with heart meds.
Asked On : Sat, 16 Apr 2011
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Hi Tracy. Thanks for your query and for using Health Care Magic.

There is not documented interaction between Taking Metoprolol and Alcohol.
1 - 2beers/day for 2 days will not cause any significant changes or interaction with medications.

So please do not worry.

Hope this answers your query.

Thanks and Regards

Dr Kiran
Answered: Wed, 22 Jun 2011
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