U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Can you drink alcohol if you have a stomach ulcer

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
You seriously need: Help. Do you want to die? What you are proposing is crazy (and this is coming from a shrink). Please get help. Alcoholics anonymous is free, confide... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 55 years experience
Anxiety, Depression: I commend you for abstaining from Alcohol, thus Caring for your HEALTH! Thank you for informing about Exercise stress test, Holter monitor, and ECG. I... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Examination: You must be checked and examined for gastritis, GERD, peptic ulcer, pancreatic illness or gallbaldder disease. You can temporarily use OTC Mylanta and... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Alcohol: I am very stumped by your question. Any alcohol you ingest will absorb into your blood stream through the lining of the stomach whether you have an ul... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes!: Alcohol, like some anti-inflammatory medications, can irritate the stomach lining and worsen stomach ulcers. One should not drink alcohol if diagnosed... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
See doctor: A stomach ulcer can be confirmed with endoscopy. If the problem persists for more than 2 weeks without improvement, it is time to consult your doctor... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barend jacobus Stander
A Verified Doctoranswered
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Drink your water: Although non fizzy drinks are preferred with a confirmed PU,if you use a PPI it should be safe to drink sparkling water.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Did the stomach pain: Completely resolve after drinking alcohol on one night? If it is on-going than please have this evaluated. Can't diagnose based on the information av... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Stomach ulcer & beer: You can but is not recommended. Alcohol can irritate the stomach leading to inflammation (a condition known as gastritis).

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership