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Can you drink alcohol on sertraline 50mg, i have done this

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Can you drink alcohol on sertraline 50mg, i have done this probs over 50 times and never had any issues as long as i get drunk after taking it , my nhs website says its fine
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Sumanth replied 20 days ago.

Hi...I understand your concern.

There is no absolute contraindication.

But you may be more drowsy and the judgement may be impaired for reflex action where speed is needed and you may also sleep a few hours more.

But no life threatening consequences.