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Antabuse and caffeine

Premium Questions

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

My questions are: Does antabuse increase the side effects of cocaine? I took 50 mg antabuse ... doses of synthacaine during the day. Could there be a relationship between antabuse and my heart rate ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shubham Mehta ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

Can Antabuse cause dizziness or instability? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Goswami Debopom MD

Started antabuse a month ago. No side effects. Now two days of severe abdominal pains--like bad gas. Is it the antabuse? What to do? Like the security of being on it. 27 yo male with no other medical issues... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Goswami Debopom ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

Yes, Doctor. I am taking antabuse and my drinking problem is under control. I am concerned about ... am marginal in terms of kidney function. Inaddition, to antabuse I am on Ambrogel, meloxicam ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

hello, I took one antabuse about thirty hours ago. I am now wondering since i have only taken one, can I drink alcohol this evening? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)

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Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

if you take 250mg of antabuse at noon today (have not been on any therapy previously), so there is nothing in the body previously - could the drug have metabolized by now - allowing for a drink without ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I am taking 50mg Antabuse daily for 3weeks and have gained almost 10lbs.....that s not me, I don t gain weight that easily. Will talk next week w/my doc, iM hungry all the time, again, not like me. What ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.   Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

my neighbor is drinking while taking antabuse. his wife has upped his dose, and it has helped, however he is still drinking. he is flush in the face, says he has a headache, is always laying down. he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Christian Samuelson MD

on medication called ant-abuse, what is this and will it help? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Christian Samuelson ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.  Matt Wachsman MD

How dangerous is Antabuse to a person who has had a mild heart attack and stents ? he is an alcoholic and has had a seizure because of it and has been hospitalized twice? He wants to quit ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

Hi and thanks for the query, There are no interactions with antabuse. No worries

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

I would like to say that you can take it with caution.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

No, it is not having caffine. Please hit thanks.