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A 64-year-old male asked:

I had a bleeding ulcer. severe. it was corrected twice. now it's 5 weeks later. is cranberry juice safe to drink or is it a blood thinner.

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctoranswered
45 years experience
Cranberry juice: Cranberry juice is safe in context of peptic ulcer. It is not a blood thinner. Is a very good beverage. Stay on your anti ulcer therapies, eat small amounts, maintain nutrition, avoid smoking and alcohol, avoid aspirin and NSAIDS.
Last updated Sep 29, 2014


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