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Can Alcohol Affect Your Period
Is there a test that can be given to determine if one has consumed alcohol within the last 24 hour period?
Breathalyzer: Breathalyzer or blood testing would accomplish this. The liver metabolizes alcohol at a set rate so the size of a person can make a difference in how long it is detectable. This would also vary depending on how much alcohol was consumed in that 24hr period. If a small enough amount is consumed it might not be detectible even a few hours later. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Given that if you drink more alcohol you will feel more drunk, but will you also be drunk for a longer period of time?
Yes: But this is very dependent on gender and genetics and so much more! as well a persons ability to metabolize alcohol and any other co-existing health problems. In kidney or liver disease or combo of both, add no alcohol dehydrogenase (genetic abnormality) and a person could remain 'drunk' until dead. ...Read more
Hormonal?: I can imagine it's hormonal in some way. Maybe alcohol helps your cramps. Sometimes it seems that our bodies crave what it needs. For example, my wife who never eats red meat, craved red meat while she was pregnant-i guess to help boost her iron levels. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BCP and ETOH: The effectiveness of birth control pills is not impacted by alcohol but the hormones in the pills can reduce the liver's ability to metabolize ethanol and this leads to higher blood alcohol levels and intensifies the effects of drinking. You should be careful when drinking and probably drink less than when you are off the pills. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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