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Christmas is coming...I have mild lupus and Im on Plaquenil only...can you have any alcohol drinks?

No one has said anything about if you can have drinks or not..I only like wine, but is it ok with Plaquenil?

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Yes, it's fine. I don't know about the other meds you're taking but Plaquenil is fine with alcohol.

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HI i find and this is only me i cant tolerate alcohol at all although i take more than just plaquenil now i coud,nt take it even before diagnosis back in 2004 it caused flare ups so be careful and enjoy christmas

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ok..i could have one wine,, then cranberry juice.....just plaquenil and synthroid I take only..i turned down steroids.

Thanks for helping me...

Di

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I always have my fave baileys with milk at Christmas :) it doesn't make me poorly with plaquenil.

my sis made me a snowball one Christmas morning and I got drunk on it!.......im such a light weight lol x

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Well...its good to keep on laughing:)

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I don't think it will hurt - I enjoy a glass of wine occasionally, I take planquinel and steriods and neurontin.

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I enjoy odd glass of baileys and bubbly now and then , I haven't noticed any problems or side effects due to takin planquil ! So in moderation you probs be fine! I mean if you get drunk you prob just suffer with the usual hangover! X

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I few drink won't hurt just not every day

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I had my hen party and ibwas taking planquenil so I'm sure you can guess how much alcohol was consumed/forced down my neck haha i paid for it the next day though! Not a hangover but a flare, couldn't move off the couch for pain. I haven't got that drunk since lol x

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Hiya, I am taking Plaquenil, I don't have a problem if I only have a few drinks however if I have a big night out I end up ill for at least a week after it!! I have to limit how often I go out and if I am not feeling 100% which tends to be all the time I don't go out!!

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Hi, I've taken plaquenil for 6 months now.... I enjoy having a little drink but have noticed I can't tolerate much anymore ( I'm 39) or I just feel mega rough the next day! ....not sure if that's the meds or my age haha!! Xxx

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I can't tolerate alcohol I'm the same as Belee. Feel terrible next day. I only have gin and tonic. Can't have wine anymore.

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funny you should say that...I seem to get zoned very easy now...even on motion sickness pills..i need like half..even a quarter of one....less tolerance.

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