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Mixing Pills???

05/26/2010

Question:

is it ok to take metronidazol (500mg/2 a day) and phentermine 37.5/1 a day) together?my doc said it should be ok but thats just not reasurring for me by just saying it should be ok so i wanted ask on here,please let me know cause i really dont even like taking any pills and im really scared to mix pills !!!! thank you so much!!!:)

Answer:

Metronidazole and phentermine are safe to take together. The important thing to remember when taking metronidazole is to avoid alcohol. Mixing metronidazole with alcohol can result in serious nausea and vomiting.

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Response by:

Michael  Ganio, PharmD Michael Ganio, PharmD
Clinical Applications Pharmacist
Wexner Medical Center
The Ohio State University