A 33-year-old female asked:
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i had a pulmonary embolism cause the birth control pill , if i drink alcohol can i get another episode of pulmonary embolism ??

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Alcohol: Drinking alcohol and taking birth control pills cn make you more prone for another embolus
Answered on Jun 13, 2014

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