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Aching legs after drinking

A female asked:
Dr. Richard Horak ii
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Alcohol : Likely a result of one two things. Can be a build up of lactic acid after drinking alcohol or can be a result of dehydration.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Lactic acid : There are two main reasons why legs ache after too much of alcohol. One, alcohol intake increases the content of Lactic Acid in your body. Excessive b... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Not enough data: Your ? Fails to mention age or other symptoms that might further define the problem. If a kid is drinking well enough to pee every 6 hrs & engaging in... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Viswanath Chinta
16 years experience
Yes and NO: Theoretically there is chance. But risk is minimal. Chance is much less than being involved in accident when you drive carefully for 1 mile.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Anxious: You need to consult with your physician as you may have excess thyroid or other problems. And consider reducing caffeine etc.
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A female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
Family Medicine 21 years experience
You : You may be dealing with something as simple as dehydration and/or vitamin deficiency, most likely potassium. I recommend you stay hydrated(with water ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 38 years experience
Vague indeed: Electrolyte imbalance (hang over) , trauma not recalled, lactic acid build up for what ever reason (excessive standing, walking or even passing out wi... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
If you cannot feel the veins, the color would not be a cause for concern. If you are overweight, losing weight is imperative, not easy, but essential.... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 59 years experience
Needs to be checked: These are vague symptoms of pain in leg and back muscles only after eating or drinking something.You are 57 years old.We can not tell what is causing ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 47 years experience
Reaction to sulfites: Is possible. Sometimes, more expensive red wines can contain sulfites. I don't know why your left calf will be spared though. Stick with cheap whit... Read More
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