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A 32-year-old male asked:

I've read that alcohol lowers your testosterone levels. after a night of drinking with some friends, how long does it take for it to go back to normal? i try not to do it too much. concerned about losing muscle gains?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
A night of drinking will have no long term effects on anything. If you do this a lot, it may.
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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
You will not lose muscle gains from drinking unless you do not eat well. Discuss with your Dr.
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Last updated Dec 1, 2022

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