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Is wine a blood thinner

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
No but: It is associated with a lower risk of heart disease if taken regularly in moderation.

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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 24 years experience
Blood thinner: Yes. You can have very limited amount. Because if you are under its influence and fall, then you could have bleeding problems.
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdy Shaaban
Hematology and Oncology 42 years experience
Red equal white: Alcohol consumption whether in red or white wine while on medications may interfere with the effect of the medication or increase its side effects or... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Hematology and Oncology 25 years experience
Bleeding: If you are referring to warfarin, it can cause severe bleeding. If aspirin, bleeding and kidney problems. Be very careful with all blood thinners. ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 24 years experience
No: Codeine is an opiate. Not a blood thinner.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Vit C : Vitamin c is not a blood thinner.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 24 years experience
Diethy propion: No. It is not a blood thinner. Diethylpropion is used along with a doctor-approved, reduced-calorie diet, exercise, and behavior change program to hel... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
You can, but . . .: The needle pokes used to place the Botox in your muscles can cause bruising and even more serious bleeding. So it's a risk that you may not want to ta... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
As prescribed by Dr: In my experience, Suboxone can be safely co-administered with commonly prescribed blood thinners such as aspirin, heparin, plavix, (clopidogrel) xarel... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Curcuma: It is not ok to take this herb while on blood thinners as you could be more prone to bleeding.