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Is it okay to take medications with a glass of milk?

Some medications can be taken with milk if they upset your stomach, but with others, milk can reduce the therapeutic effect. For example, milk binds to the antibiotic tetracycline, preventing its absorption in the intestine and therefore reducing its effectiveness.

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Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 17 Nov 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Safe handling of medications


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