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why when I drink alcohol my chest and stomach hurt

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
31 years experience Gastroenterology
Alcoholic gastritis: Alcohol is quite an irritant to the stomach lining. It also increases acid production in the stomach. Try to refrain from any alcohol and give your st ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Hard to say: Alcohol burns things - it is very destructive to tissue. If you put alcohol on a cut, you know this. It may be your are getting esophagitis, gastriti ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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And yet you keep: drinking? Hmmmm, wonder what that means. Alcohol burns any mucosal surface you put it on - if you have ever put rubbing alcohol on a cut and it burn ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
That's a message!: If you pour alcohol over a cut on your skin, it burns, right? No surprise that if your stomach is inflamed, then pouring alcohol into it will make it ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Unsure what you mean: by "feeling warm." The lining of the stomach has pain receptors but not receptors for temperature, Gastritis generally causes pain and heartburn, as ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravi Chand
26 years experience Psychiatry
GI reflus: It could be a cardiac reason and you should go to ER OR IT could be GI S.sx of acid reflux
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol: Alcohol affects every part of the body, from brain, to liver, heart, kidneys, blood, skin, only to mention a few. Also, alcohol interferes with your a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Cannot say: but, irritation of the stomach and some reflux symptoms can give pain in the area of the esophagus. Pain in the diaphram (hiatal hernia) often is felt ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
May be esophagus: The pattern you describe suggests more an issue with your upper stomach/swallow tube (esophagus) than anything else.Alcohol can produce a burning sens ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need more info: Some people lack an enzyme that is involved in the metabolism of alcohol and there is accumulation of aldehyde, an intermediary product, that can caus ... Read More

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