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Weslaco, TX
A 33-year-old female asked:

Why is it that when i drink alcohol or caf it feels like my veins from my arms and legs hurt?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you.
Dr. Norman Bein
General Surgery 52 years experience
Dilation: Both of these substance cause dilation of the veins...If your veins have unrecognised incompetence or other problems, they are already inflamd ( phlebitis)...Even minor dilation of thes affected veins will cause pain tto these veins.
Last updated Apr 14, 2016
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