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is it possible for cranberry juice and vodka to act as safe numbing agent to fight the pain from kidney stones?

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Dr. Ajai Sawhney
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Vodka: The alcohol content of vodka may numb the pain of passing a kidney stone but there are better options. I don't think cranberry juice has been shown to decrease stone formation.
Answered on Aug 9, 2020

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