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can i drink a beer with strep throat

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Dr. Scott Diede
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No: Drinking cold beer in moderation will not increase your chance of developing strep throat.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ferro
26 years experience Urgent Care
Thanks for asking!: What an interesting question which I am sure beer lovers are waiting anxiously to hear the answer - it probably would depend on what type of throat in ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
IT throat is already: irritated - why cause more potential irritation.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Throat: eer can irritate your throat & worsen the infection.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends: Wouldn't recommend if you have been taking tylenol (acetaminophen) or other liver metabolized drugs.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
?: You fix it yourself! quit smoking and cut down on the booze! aren't you glad you didn't have to pay for my advice? That would've been the easiest 45 b ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I wouldn't encourage: It. Your body needs to be healing. (but i know of no specific contraindications).
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
"All Natural" means-: -that it is exempt from the testing "artificial" drugs undergo to find out about their effectiveness. In short, there is nothing in it that is known t ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Antibiotics alcohol: although alcohol does not reduce the effectiveness of most antibiotics it can delay how quickly you recover from an illness. It's a good idea to reco ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Could be: Especially if you have fever. Only ways to know for sure is examination or culture. You need to see a doctor.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not directly: The alcohol exposure will not cause strep throat.What you do during the period of alcohol intake might.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Strep verification?: Was your strep throat verified by culture?If not, you have to find the cause of your pain. In the meantime try ice cream or popsicles. They are very s ... Read More

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