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If I have bph, is it bad for me to drink red wine?

If I have bph, is it bad for me to drink red wine?

Wine: No, in fact there is some research to suggest that drinking red wine in moderation may lower a male's risk of prostate cancer by up to 50%. This benefit is not present with white wine (sorry!). ...Read more

Dr. James Krick
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Bph (Definition)

BPH is abbrev of benign prostate hyperplasia, which is a general, confusing, clinical term for men's trouble to void although it is a pathological term to describe microscopic increase in number & size of glandular cells in the prostate, starting as early as age 30. For better use, LUTS is proposed to replace BPH. More? ...Read more


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Can you drink red wine if you r taking dan 5440 100mg?

Can you drink red wine if you r taking dan 5440 100mg?

Red wine: For dan 5440 (doxycycline) we worry more about people who consume large amounts of alcohol (more than just a glass of red wine) and those with histories of alcohol abuse. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink red wine when preganat?

Is it ok to drink red wine when preganat?

No: We don't know how much alcohol is safe to consume in pregnancy, so the best advice is to avoid it entirely. ...Read more

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What are the health benefits of drinking red wine occasionally?

What are the health benefits of drinking red wine occasionally?

None: Alcohol is a poison and never did anybody any good, ever.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Is it normal for vomit to be black after drinking red wine?

Is it normal for vomit to be black after drinking red wine?

Vomitus: It is not normal for vomit to be black suggests bleeding from ulcer or other. Needs urgent evaluation. Digested blood is black. ...Read more

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Is it true that drinking red wine benefits blood circulation?

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Is it true that drinking red wine benefits blood circulation?

To a certain extent: Studies have shown that alcohol, especially wine, has protective effects on the heart and circulation. Women are advised to limit alcohol to one drink a day and men two drinks a day. Alcohol is not recommended in pregnant women, people with a history of alcoholism, liver disease, or stroke. ...Read more

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If you drink a lot of red wine and vomit black what causes this?

If you drink a lot of red wine and vomit black what causes this?

Wine and emesis: You need to see your internist and have GI testing done as the symptoms may be serious. ...Read more

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If a person has black vomit after drinking red wine is this normal?

If a person has black vomit after drinking red wine is this normal?

NO, not "normal": "black vomit" indicates there may be bleeding in the stomach or esophagus. Alcohol-induced gastritis can cause this. You need to stop drinking alcohol and see your physician asap. ...Read more

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Is there any harm in drinking one glass of red wine and 2.5 mg of valium?

Is there any harm in drinking one glass of red wine and 2.5 mg of valium?

Valium: Pill Alcohol: You should consider one dose of valium equal to a full bottle of wine. Benzodiazepines are just a pill form of ehanol, the alcohol in wine. So, that is one large dose of alcohol in one day, don't you think? They should not be taken together. ...Read more

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My husband says drinking red wine is good 4 health is it true? i was totally against alcohol hearing this from my husband i was confused can u help?

My husband says drinking red wine is good 4 health is it true? i was totally against alcohol hearing this from my husband i was confused can u help?

Antioxidants...: Red wine has been shown to be beneficial for health-likely due to the antioxidants that are found in the skin of the grapes. This is not a reason to start drinking wine if you don't drink alcohol. Excessive alcohol consumption certainly has risks that outweigh the benefits. If you want antioxidants, you are better off eating a spinach salad with vegetables than drinking wine. ...Read more

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What is the effect of drinking red wine? Also i find it difficult to stool the following morning because the stool was very strong, what caused it

What is the effect of drinking red wine?  Also i find it difficult  to stool the following morning because the stool was very strong,  what caused it

Two questions: Red wines contain tannins which enhance taste. There are about 50+ varietals. Some people do not tolerate wines for various reasons. Hard stools, if related to the wine are likely caused by dehydration. Wine acts as a diuretic, causing you to urinate more, and because you are imbibing the wine you may reduce your water intake. Of course, your stool issue may not have anything to do with wine. ...Read more

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Is drinking red wine allowed wen taking tabs?

Is drinking red wine allowed wen taking tabs?

Alcohol: Many medications warn against alcohol use, ask your pharmacist if this is so with your current medications. You can also consult the prescribing doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Hepatitis b, can I drink red wine?

Hepatitis b, can I drink red wine?

Be careful: If someone has active hepatitis b infection, they are at risk for liver cancer even if they do not have cirrhosis. Alcohol may increase the risk of developing liver cancer, cirrhosis, and liver failure. It is probably safest to eliminate alcohol (maybe a glass of wine on your birthday). ...Read more

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Can you drink red wine while on valtrex (valacyclovir)?

Can you drink red wine while on valtrex (valacyclovir)?

Yes, but...: Yes, but don't forget to take your Valtrex (valacyclovir) and to use a condom. ...Read more

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Is drinking red wine bad if you have cancer ? Please advise!

Is drinking red wine bad if you have cancer ? Please advise!

No: Enjoy your wine. Ignore the "pop" internet advice about food choices for this and most other diseases. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Wondering why face feels flushed and itchy when drink red wine?

blood vessels dilate: Does this happen with all alcohol or just red wine? Many individuals will have histamine release due to alcohol exposure which results in the flushing. If symptoms are directly related to red wine, the culprit may be the tannins or the sulfates in the wine. Try wine low in tannins or organic sulfate free wine. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your feces to be black after drinking red wine?

Is it normal for your feces to be black after drinking red wine?

Not that I am : Aware of. Taking iron, pepto bismal or other meds with bismuth? Eating black licorish? If stool is black, tarry & malodorous this could be due to melena (gi bleeding) & would warrant prompt medical evaluation. Take care. ...Read more

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Can i take lorazepam .25 mg after drinking red wine?Is it dangerous?

Can i take lorazepam .25 mg after drinking red wine?Is it dangerous?

Hmmm: Usually the smallest dose is .5 mg, so are you breaking these in half? Lorazepam & alcohol have additive effects as CNS depressants. Together they impair psychomotor function. Also, you did not say how much wine you are drinking or what other meds you are on or what med conditions you have. The danger increases as the amount of alcohol you consume increases. Generally, a bad combination. ...Read more

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Is it ok if i drink red wine ? Will it cause any adverse effect on body ?

Is it ok if i drink red wine ? Will it cause any  adverse effect on body ?

Alcohol: There is not enough information in your question to provide a medical answer. Drinking moderately is not though to be dangerous to one's health as long as there is no underlying addiction or liver disease. Too much can lead to severe health consequences. ...Read more

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When a cardiologist tells you to drink a little red wine, how much does he mean for you to drink?

When a cardiologist tells you to drink a little red wine, how much does he mean for you to drink?

6oz: Up to one 6 oz. Glass for a woman, or up to two glasses for a man but there is an increased risk for breast cancer even with low alcohol consumption. ...Read more

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Drinking red wine and mixing it with red bull . Is this dangerous? My sister drinks 5 or 6 glasses a day. Will this cause diarrahea?

Yes..: Yes it could cause diarrhea but more importantly mixing drinks like this can be dangerous and 5 to 6 glasses a day seems to be excessive. I would suggest she seek some help to stop. ...Read more

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Okay, is drinking one glass of red wine daily good or bad for you? Not the carbonated, fruity stuff, but the actual cabernets and merlots.

Okay, is drinking one glass of red wine daily good or bad for you? Not the carbonated, fruity stuff, but the actual cabernets and merlots.

Red wine good: Drinking a glass of red wine can be very good for your heart by lowering the bad cholesterol and increasing the good one. It helps fight cancers by being an antioxidant and may even help decrease the risk of kidney stones. Always remember too much is not good either. ...Read more

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I accidentally took 1 restavit tablet (doxylalamine) after having two glasses of red wine. I don't usually drink much or take restavit. Is that ok?

I accidentally took 1 restavit tablet (doxylalamine) after having two glasses of red wine. I don't usually drink much or take restavit. Is that ok?

Not recommended: Doxylamine (Restavit, Unisom, Dozile, Donormyl, Dormidina) is a first-generation antihistamine often used as a short-term sedative and sleep aid. The effects of alcohol can be increased by some antihistamines like Restavit. Ref: http://www.livestrong.com/article/236509-side-effects-and-warnings-of-doxylamine-succinate/ ...Read more

Dr. Michael Michaels
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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (Definition)

Benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy) is an enlargement of the prostate gland in males that can constrict the male urethra leading to retention of urine, feelings of urgency, etc. If severe enough, it can be treated with ...Read more