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Secnil and alcohol interaction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i have been asked to take secnil 2mg tonight aftyer dinner to counter my amebiosis
User :   but have been asked not to consume alcohol
User :   how long shud i do that
Doctor :   Yes these medicines
Doctor :   can cause interaction with alcohol
User :   how long shud i wait till i can drink again
Doctor :   called disulfirma
Doctor :   like reaction
Doctor :   that is why during these day of intake of medicine
Doctor :   you should not take alcohol
Doctor :   and for atleast one more week
Doctor :   after stopping the medicine
User :   oh...the tab effect stays that long is it
User :   no im supposed to take the tablet only today
User :   only today
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   so for 7 more days
User :   oh
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any more queries
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available round the clock.
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