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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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How soon can I drink alcohol after a cortisone shot? How soon can I drink alcohol after a cortisone shot?

How soon can I drink alcohol after a cortisone shot? How soon can I drink alcohol after a cortisone shot?

You can as long as: You can as long as you do not drink too much and are not taking any prescription pain killers. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol after received the flu shot...??? or any shot...??? thank you...

Can I drink alcohol after received the flu shot...??? or any shot...??? thank you...

Yes: You can drink alcohol after getting vaccinations but remember that some vaccinations may cause a low grade fever as a side effect and the alcohol would make you feel even more tired and achy. If you have alcohol after an immunization limit it to one drink only ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol after a tetanus shot?

Can you drink alcohol after a tetanus shot?

In my opinion: Yes it should have no affect on the injection. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol before a tetanus shot?

Can you drink alcohol before a tetanus shot?

YES YOU CAN BUT WHY: Yes drinking alcohol before the Tetanus shot but why do you want to drink alcohol before getting Tetanus Shot
It will not change the effectiveness of the vaccine but it does not make sense ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after a splenectomy?

Can i drink alcohol after a splenectomy?

Yes: You may drink alcohol as long as you are no longer taking pain medications. The spleen plays no role in alcohol metabolism. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after a colonoscopy?

Can i drink alcohol after a colonoscopy?

Yes, within limits: It should not matter as long as it is moderate use of alcohol. Excessive drinking causes colon cancer, so watch out! ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after being lightly sedated?

Can i drink alcohol after being lightly sedated?

Bad idea: Not generally a good idea. You are mostly probably dehydrated in preparation for your procedure . Alcohol will will dehydrate you more. Alcohol also potentiates sedatives which remain in your system. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol after recovery from hepatitis?

What is the upside?: What is the upside of drinking alcohol with a damaged liver? ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after taking fluconozol 150 mg tablet ?

No: Both can can increase the risk of liver injury, combining them can increase the risk. ...Read more

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When can I drink alcohol after my gallblader has been remove?

When can I drink alcohol after my gallblader has been remove?

Yes moderately: Once you've recovered from surgery, and with your surgeons permission, you may have moderate amounts of alcohol after cholecystectomy. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after 24 hours of taking lorazepam .25 mg?

Can i drink alcohol after 24 hours of taking lorazepam .25 mg?

Informational: Assuming you do not have an alcohol problem, are on any other medications, or have any medical/psychiatric issue precluding the safe ingestion of alcohol? If you ingest .25 mg of Lorazepam with a 1/2 life of 14 hours, in one day you would have about .0625 mg of Lorazepam in your system (or about 1/8 of a 0.5 mg tab, which is not very much. It is always best to ask the prescribing physician. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol after recovery from hepatitis right away ?

Can I drink alcohol after recovery from hepatitis right away ?

Shouldn't. : Would be best to wait and allow your liver to fully recover. ...Read more

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How quickly can I drink alcohol after taking a single dose of?

How quickly can I drink alcohol after taking a single dose of?

Single dose of what?: I say over and over and over on these threads that anytime someone asks me "how soon can I drink after surgery, or with this medication or whatever" I worry there is an alcohol problem. Most people who are having surgery, or taking a medication for a problem, DO NOT WORRY about whether they can drink on it, and if so, how soon. When people worry about that, I worry about them. Think about it. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after donating a kidney?

Can i drink alcohol after donating a kidney?

Yes: If yoiu are healthy after donating the kidney, you should not have a problem drinking alcohol. Alcohol is detoxified in the liver, so if you have a healthy liver, you can drink alcohol. ...Read more

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How soon can I drink alcohol after a tonsillectomy ?

Tonsillectomy postop: Hello, i recommend a return to alcoholic beverages after the tonsil fossas have fully healed. 2 weeks is the recommended timeframe in my practice. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after hours from taking an antihistamine pill?

Can i drink alcohol after  hours from taking an antihistamine pill?

Minimal info here: You don't really say enough to be certain - but - if it was a standard OTC like benadryl - and you took the directed amount and you take no other medications and have no other conditions that recommend no alcohol - a minimal to moderate amount should be ok. That means 1 or 2 (at most) w/ some food taken at a pleasant rate. Don't get drunk! That's never a good idea. ...Read more

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Can i drink alcohol after taking azithromycin?

Can i drink alcohol after taking azithromycin?

Generally No: Alchohol and most medications tax you liver and it is best to avoid alcohol consumption especially for short-term medication use. You doctor or pharmacist might give you a different answer but you will probably feel better quicker by avoiding alcohol until you complete the azythromycin. ...Read more