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how long do blood thinning effects of alcohol last

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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 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
12 hours: 12 hours or less.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Few sips: If it is only a few sips that you had then withing 8 hours it should no longer have an effect on your blood tests.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Complex, no reliable: simple answer. Hepatitis is a catch-all term meaning liver inflammation. Alcohol, viral infections & fat storage from high carb intake are all dri ... Read More
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Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
45 years experience Family Medicine
Not long if lucky: If you do not develop rare but possible life threatening issues from the drug and you are speaking of the "anticoagulation" effects sort of like aspir ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Hahn
28 years experience Cardiology
Depends: It doesn't matter so much how many stents you have but why you have them, what do you your other arteries look like and when were they put in. For ins ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Betts
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Local anesthesia: Depending on the pharmacologic agent used no longer than 6 -8 hours. Usually within an hour or two.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Navita Modi
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Just take ocps : I will not take blood thinning pills ,it is very rare ,just stick with ocps
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Dr. Carisa Hines
21 years experience Palliative Care
Drug metabolism: Drug metabolism is difficult to predict from one individual to another. External factors also play a role. For example, someone with liver disease wil ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
39 years experience Pathology
Alcohol metabolism: Alcohol has a linear (mostly) metabolism curve. This means that the length of time depends entirely on how much alcohol was consumed. Estimates from c ... Read More
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