A 48-year-old member asked:
Is alcohol consumption for diabetics okay?
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Endocrinology 53 years experience
4.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Psychiatry 56 years experience
Alcohol in Diabetics: As per national Institute of Health:
Alcohol use can worsen diabetes-related medical complications, such as disturbances in fat metabolism, nerve damage, and eye disease.
long-term alcohol ingestion in diabetics who are not adequately nourished can lead to dangerously low blood sugar levels.
Please continue follow up with your Physician and discuss Diabetes and your Alcohol use.
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Last updated Dec 29, 2020
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