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Frequently Asked Questions About Pain Relief

Can I Drink Alcohol While Taking Pain Medications?

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Avoid alcohol consumption when taking narcotics, and some other medications.

Alcohol can intensify the effects of the medication and may increase the risks of serious side effects including a deadly overdose.

It has been reported that a shot of alcohol such as bourbon before bedtime can help people in pain sleep. However, do not consider even one shot without consulting with your doctor.

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