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Is it possible for a bladder to be swolen? If so can 10 yrs of constint drinking alcohol cause it?

Is it possible for a bladder to be swolen? If so can 10 yrs of constint drinking alcohol cause it?

Swollen??: Look, I am not very bright but I really want to know. How did you manage to peak through the opening of your manhood, then, holding your breath you examined with your bare eyes the entire inside of the bladder. Then you removed your eyes, wiped your tears, looked around, sighed and silently concluded. "swollen bladder " a new diagnosis.

Worry about your liver, chief...Not the bladder... ...Read more

Dr. Gregg Albers
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Alcohol Consumption (Definition)

Alcohol is available in many beverages, from beer and wine to the more potent distilled spirits, such as gin, rye, and whiskey. There appear to be at least small health benefits of small amounts of alcohol use (fewer than five drinks per week), especially of red wine Excessive alcohol use can lead to addiction and severe social and physical complications. Excess long term alcohol use is the most common cause of cirrhosis of the ...Read more


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Can drinking alcohol treat bladder or other infections?

Can drinking alcohol treat bladder or other infections?

No: No, drinking alcohol will not treat bladder or other infections. In fact, heavy drinking may suppress your immunity, and cause more difficulty for you. Please see your physician for treatment of any infections. ...Read more

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Low urine pressure and bladder pain upon waking...what can I do at home for this? I drink warm tea it helps but is there anything else I can do?

UTI: Low urine pressure or weak stream can be due to dehydration, not having much urine in the bladder, or a bladder outlet obstruction such as a stricture or scar tissue. Bladder pain is usually eraly sign of an infection. Drink plenty of water. If does not resolve you likely need antibiotic therapy. ...Read more

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Occasional pain after drinking alcohol, what to do?

Occasional pain after drinking alcohol, what to do?

Prey tell, where?: Where in your entire athletic body do you feel it. This Pain?
Head, Neck, Chest, Abdomen, Testicles, legs and feet or, one arm along with its hand ...Read more

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What is the cause of my lower right side back pain after drinking alcohol?

What is the cause of my lower right side back pain after drinking alcohol?

Numerous: You should see our pcp to have a few things checked out- your kidney, liver, and spine. Any one of them can cause lbp. ...Read more

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I occasionally have pain after drinking alcohol. Why?

I occasionally have pain after drinking alcohol. Why?

Pain where??: If you ever put alcohol on a cut, you know that it is toxic to tissues - it burns! That is not just true of isopropyl alcohol but ethyl (beverage) alcohol as well. People can get pain in their mouth and throats, esophagus, stomach and duodenum from drinking excessive alcohol, or for those with particular sensitivity. It can also inflame the liver and pancreas, causing abdominal and back pain. ...Read more

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Is sharp tingling pain after drinking alcohol only caused by Hodgkins lymphoma?

Is sharp tingling pain after drinking alcohol only caused by Hodgkins lymphoma?

May be: In a few instances alcohol intake associated with in patients with Hodgkins. However, there other effects of alcohol that can cause unpleasant effects due to altered metabolism of alcohol. Alcohol is not doing you or any one else any good. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Severe shoulder pain with alcohol consumption? I always get severe shoulder pain after drinking alcohol. What could it be?

Severe shoulder pain with alcohol consumption? I always get severe shoulder pain after drinking alcohol. What could it be?

An alcohol problem?: No clue, but go get your shoulder and liver checked by a doctor and don't drink alcohol until then! Pain of hepatic/ intraabdominal origin can sometimes cause pain referred to the right shoulder...... ...Read more

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How come I get lower back pain after drinking alcohol?

How come I get lower back pain after drinking alcohol?

Back pain and EtOH: Not any real association that I can think of. Only rare association is with certain lymphomas. That would be a stretch, and I don't think you need to worry. Otherwise, your "back" pain may actually be related to inflammation internally—abdominal contents/organs that may be the true source of symptoms. I think this is more likely. ...Read more

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Best way to treat severe back, head and neck pain after drinking alcohol?

Best way to treat severe back, head and neck pain after drinking alcohol?

Abstain: Sorry, but the clear answer to this question is simple. Don't drink in excess. Better yet, don't drink alcohol. The health benefits are minimal, and the risks go far beyond head, neck, and back pain. Just like mom used to say, "if it hurts when you do that, then don't do that.". ...Read more

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Swollen lymph for ~10 yrs. Dr's told me are ok unless pain/growth. Used to get severe shoulder/neck pain after drinking alcohol ~5yrs ago. Related?

Swollen lymph for ~10 yrs. Dr's told me are ok unless pain/growth. Used to get severe shoulder/neck pain after drinking alcohol ~5yrs ago. Related?

Not likely: Probably not. If your lymph nodes have been the same size for 10 years likely there is nothing wrong with them. I can't explain why you got shoulder and neck pain with drinking alcohol--I am stumped with that one! ...Read more

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Major upper stomach pain after drinking alcohol waking up in the middle of the night and on lo ogestrel. Major pain went away next day?

Major upper stomach pain after drinking alcohol waking up in the middle of the night and on lo ogestrel. Major pain went away next day?

Alcoholic gastritis: This sounds like alcohol induced stomach pain. It can happen in some people, usually after drinking too much alcohol and almost always clears up within a day or two. ...Read more

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Any drugs can reduce drinking alcohol?

Alcohol: There are no currently available drugs to reduce alcohol consumption. The only drug in the past used to control alcohol use was "Antabuse". This must only be used under careful medical supervision because of its SERIOUS side effects. The best drug to reduce alcohol use is self control. Barring this try good psychotherapy and or AA. ...Read more

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Effects of drinking alcohol on the body fat?

Effects of drinking alcohol on the body fat?

Empty calories: Alcohol, which is basically sugar, gets converted to fat when not burned by the body for the activities of daily living. It is "empty"
calories since sugar has no nutritive value.
We all need a balanced diet and adequate vitamins to maintain optimum health. ...Read more

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Does drinking alcohol easily make misscairages happen?

Does drinking alcohol easily make misscairages happen?

Alcohol & Pregnancy: Nope. But it surely can lead to damage to the development and brain of the fetus growing inside the pregnant female who is drinking alcohol while pregnant. ...Read more

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What are the health effects of drinking alcohol every day?

What are the health effects of drinking alcohol every day?

In Limited Quanity: Red wine is known for its beneficial effects on heart and vascular functioning. A 4 ounce glass a day is quite adequate to achieve this goal.

There are calming effects of alcohol in general in small amounts, but more larger amounts and frequency can be deadly. ...Read more

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Do your organs heal once you have stopped drinking alcohol?

Do your organs heal once you have stopped drinking alcohol?

Mostly: Much of the damage that alcohol does is reversible. Staying sober is the hard part - get support from aa and a treatment program. Cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver does not reverse but many other alcohol induced conditions do. Ask a professional about your particular situation. ...Read more

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Is there a pill I can take to keep me from drinking alcohol?

No: There is a pill you could take to discourage drinking alcohol. Antabuse (disulfiram) causes people to become sick when they drink alcohol and over time people often avoid alcohol to avoid getting sick (or they just stop taking the pill). Revia (naltrexone) may help reduce the tendency to drink excessively by blocking the opiate response that for some people is coupled with their alcohol intake. ...Read more

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What exactly does drinking alcohol do to someone on medications?

Alcohol and Medicati: The answer really depends on the other medications. If the other medication (s) are central nervous system depressants, mixing with alcohol can be dangerous or even deadly. Some medications can have an additive liver toxicity when mixed with alcohol. Just to be on the safe side, avoid mixing medications with alcohol. ...Read more

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What are the negative consequences of drinking alcohol at night?

What are the negative consequences of drinking alcohol at night?

Depends on how much: Many people routinely have an after-dinner or before-bedtime drink to help them relax and sleep, and for the most part, in most people, one standard drink is not going to cause physical or psychological harm. However, alcohol is a short-acting drug, and rebound insomnia occurs in some people, leading to drinking more alcohol and a vicious cycle or even more impaired sleep, requiring more alcohol. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are some benefits to never drinking alcohol?

1. Never have a: Hangover. 2. Never have a blackout. 3. Never pass out from alcohol use. 4. Never get arrested for a dui. 5. Never have arguments with your spouse about your drinking. 6. Never get into a drunken stupor. 7. Never become a drunk. 8. Never have to feel ashamed about you did when you were drunk. 9. Never go into withdrawal. Etc., etc. ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the risk of drinking alcohol while on medication?

Depends on the medic: With some medications, local is not a problem; with other medications it might be dangerous or even lethal.
You can check interaction with alcohol online.
If in doubt – drinking less or not drinking at all is always better. ...Read more

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I'd like to start drinking alcohol for health reasons, but really don't crave it. What to do?

Then don't: As we continue to figure out what the true health benefits vs risks alcohol has on the human body, I am not currently recommending to my patients who do not drink, that they start drinking. However, if you already drink 1-2 drinks a day, there seems to be good evidence that it is beneficial. Thus, I do not make them stop. But don't start, especially at 33. Too much time to develop an addiction. ...Read more

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Does drinking alcohol affect NuvaRing?

Does drinking alcohol affect NuvaRing?

Drugs. Com: drug interaction checker showed possible minor, but not clinically significant interactions between NuvaRing (ethinyl estradiol / etonogestrel), Alcohol (contained in alcoholic beverages) (ethanol). ...Read more

Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


Dr. Joe Littlejohn
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Bladder Pain (Definition)

Bladder pain. The bladder is a hollow organ that stores urine. Pain / discomfort of the bladder may be due to ...Read more