Consumer Reports warns against mixing medications with alcohol

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- If you take medication, there's something to be cautious about when it comes to alcohol. 7 On Your Side partnered with Consumer Reports to find out why.

'Tis the season for lots of eating and drinking, but here's a warning - drinking even a little alcohol when you're taking certain prescription and over-the-counter drugs can be a health hazard.

Watch the video in the player above for more on the medications that don't mix well with alcohol.

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