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does drinking alcohol thin your blood

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Exon
48 years experience Pediatrics
No: No.

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Alcohol Little effec: Alcohol has very little effect on thinning of the blood. So you do not need to worry about it. If there is any such effect, it is not of any consequen ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes, and that may: Be a good or bad thing for you depending on your health. Too much creates obvious social and behavioral problems (including depression) and can rais ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Coagulation: A study in 2005 showed that moderate Alcohol consumption interferes with the activation of platelets in the blood, preventing them from clumping toget ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the test: Blood itself will be clear of alcohol after about 24 hours, but other markers of alcohol use may persist for up to 10 days.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guillermo Martinez-torres
33 years experience Pathology
Depends: Depending on which tests you're having and how much alcohol you drank, the results may be affected. This is especially true if you are having liver f ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the: Test concerned. Blood alcohol will dissipate in about 24 hours or less. Other changes in blood components, e.g. Carbohydrate deficient transferrin may ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
56 years experience Pathology
Liver Function Tests: Your body can metabolize only so much alcohol every hour, so depending on the amount and chronicity of your drinking, it's your liver metabolism that ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Spewed blood: Not clear what you mean by spewed? If it is pumping blood out hope you make it to the ER. Was the hot stuff you ate red and looked like blood. Go ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rowena Desailly-chanson
27 years experience Neurology
Probably not: I think not directly.
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