Antibiotics and alcohol

Patient

Q: Hi there, i am currently taking doryx antibiotics for my pimples. i am turning 18 and i am aware that it is not safe to drink while taking antibiotics. how long should i stop my medication before drinking and is there an alternative medication i can take that will allow me to consume alcohol
cheers, sophie

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