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can you get food poisoning from drinking a pepsi

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I can't predict: Exactly what would happen but i will strongly encourage you not to drink a soda if it's recommended consumption date was in 2001. Soda is not exact ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
Unlikely: A single bout of food poisoning 4 years ago is less likely related to failure to grow or gain weight. A more thorough history and exam is required to ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Drinking will not prevent food poisoning.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cody Mead
Dr. Cody Mead answered
12 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It's a pretty bland food, and as long as he can keep it down, should be a fine choice. Hope he gets to feeling better!
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Fluids: Generally fluids with electrolyte composition are best. They help to restore any losses you may have had and help to repair the bowel. All the best.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Take it easy: You should do fine. Jusy keep yourself well hydratef and warm.
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Good for you!: Consider a stroke of good luck that you cannot take alcohol. Alcohol is a poison that never did anybody any good, ever, so stay away from it. Wish you ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: Food poisoning is due to many causes, like chemical contamination, biological toxins and infection. Pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) may provide s ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Wang
Dr. Gary Wang answered
40 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sleepy. : Usually not poisoning. Large amount liquid drinking, especially hot liquid with high protein and sugar inside, might trigger your gastric congestion, ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
You sound dehydrated: Yes, you may have food poisoning but your inability to keep down liquids and your dizziness may warrant IV rehydration now via an ER visit.

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