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Can I drink alcohol during a miscarriage?

Can I drink alcohol during a miscarriage?

No: Alcohol decreases your immune response, depresses mental alertness and will not help your health. ...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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I had a miscarriage a week ago but my bleeding has basically stopped now, can I drink alcohol tonight?

I had a miscarriage a week ago but my bleeding has basically stopped now, can I drink alcohol tonight?

Sorry about: Your recent loss. Whether or not you drink tonight is a personal choice and has little or nothing to do with your recent experience. Please understand however, that you may be relatively dehydrated and anemic and should be moderate in your consumption. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can u drink alcohol after miscarriage operation?

Can u drink alcohol after miscarriage operation?

Yes, if....: You're not actively pregnant again, or trying to get pregnant. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it OK to drink alcohol while having a missed miscarriage? Its been a week since diagnosis and fetus is still in womb

Is it OK to drink alcohol while having a missed miscarriage? Its been a week since diagnosis and fetus is still in womb

Alcohol & Fetus': Not a good combination due to ill effects. If the pregnancy is no longer viable then the MD can take measures to end the "suspense" ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol during fever? If not, tell me why.

Can I drink alcohol during fever? If not, tell me why.

Few things: Technically you can. But, it is not recommended. The reason is because alcohol dehydrates you. Fever also dehydrates you, so you are dehydrating yourself overtime, which tends to anger your cells and cause them to 'spasm'. also when someone has fever the liver tends to process the alcohol more poorly as it is busy sending out markers for the rest of the body. Hope this helps ...Read more

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What if I drink alcohol before dinner with lipo-6 for 4 days during summer vacation? Ps. Suppose to take lipo before breakfast&lunch. Plz I wana enjoy

What if I drink alcohol before dinner with lipo-6 for 4 days during summer vacation? Ps. Suppose to take lipo before breakfast&lunch. Plz I wana enjoy

Marketing, Marketing: Why take lipo-6 in the first place? What goals (s), based on what prospective, placebo-controlled, clinical trials, how many for how long, that it actually assists in any results of value beyond taking your $, time & ↓ing health? No GOOD "fat burner" has been discovered beyond nutritional ketosis of ↓↓carb intake plus build & use muscles. All alcohol produced from fermented carbs. Ads vs Reality. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol whilst being on amitriptyline?

Can I drink alcohol whilst being on amitriptyline?

Should not: Alcohol and Amitriptyline should not be used together. It may amplify Amitriptyline side effects and increase effects of alcohol such as decreased coordination and increased drowsiness. ...Read more

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What happens if I drink alcohol whilst taking propranolol?

What happens if I drink alcohol whilst taking propranolol?

Recommend not: Alcohol use could result in the increased blood level of propranolol. Concurrent use is not recommended. ...Read more

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Why do I hiccup during and right after I drink alcohol?

Why do I hiccup during and right after I drink alcohol?

We believe: That hiccups are caused by expansion of the stomach, movement of stomach acid and/or irritation of the phrenic nerve which controls the movement of the diaphragm. Alcohol can do all 3! ...Read more

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What happens if I drink alcohol whilst taking fluoxetine?

What happens if I drink alcohol whilst taking fluoxetine?

Not advisable: You have to be careful since antidepressants can increase blood alcohol level and potentially increase your risk of intoxication even when you believe that you were not drinking much. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol whilst on Sertraline? Will it effect my health?

Can I drink alcohol whilst on Sertraline? Will it effect my health?

Talk to prescriber: Hi Emily, your Dr is your best source of information regarding this. He/she knows your history, medical problems, and other medications you might be taking. Many people do drink light to moderate amounts of alcohol while taking Sertraline without adverse side effects, but alcohol can create unwanted emotions, and can affect your medication's ability to do what it's supposed to do, so ask your doc. ...Read more

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I've had frequent uti's and whenever I drink alcohol, I notice my bladder starts to hurt for a while as it would during a uti. What's that about?

I've had frequent uti's and whenever I drink alcohol, I notice my bladder starts to hurt for a while as it would during a uti. What's that about?

Bladder irritant: Alcohol is a bladder irritant for some people so when they drink it the bladder hurts. Other bladder irritants include caffeine, acidic foods and pop. Avoid those irritants and drink more water. Taking in more water can reduce bladder infections. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol whilst on griseofulvin? Will it affect it's overall effectiveness? (widespread microsporum canis fungal infection)

Can I drink alcohol whilst on griseofulvin? Will it affect it's overall effectiveness? (widespread microsporum canis fungal infection)

Potentially toxic: Griseofulvin is a big time CYPT6 inhibitor, and alcohol overrides its metabolism, slowing its metoblism severely, which may cause toxicity. Therefore, I'd avoid alcohol with griseofulvin ...Read more

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What can happen if I drink alcohol while taking sam-e. Please be specific.

You'll become poorer: As you spend money for otc medication that hasn't ever been shown to help any known medical condition. Alcohol in moderation won't hurt you or interact with sam-e. What do you think you're treating with the supplement? And what evidence do you have that it's helping? It can interact with certain meds, but not alcohol. Don't believe everything you read on the internet. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol twicw a week?

Can I drink alcohol twicw a week?

Depends how much: 1 glass of wine for women, 2 glasses for men is acceptable. And may even have health benefits. 1-2 glasses of hard liquor daily is a different story. Pregnant women should not be drinking at all.
As in many things in life,
moderation and common sense are the key. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol and take fluconazol?

No interactions: Were found with alcohol and fluconazol using a drug interaction checker. ...Read more

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Are z-paks dangerous? And can I drink alcohol while taking?

Are z-paks dangerous? And can I drink alcohol while taking?

?: No medicine is 100% safe. In fact, tylenol (acetaminophen) is probably in the top 3 medicines causing severe health problems and hospitalizations. Z-paks are used for specific types of infection. An infection is far more dangerous than a Z-pak. So you use it when needed. You should not drink alcohol when taking any antibiotic, including a z-pak. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I'm taking topiramax can I drink alcohol?

Can you tell me if I'm taking topiramax can I drink alcohol?

Don't recommend: Per Drugs. Com drug interaction checker - mixing alcohol and topiramate can " cause excessive sleep, confusion, and difficulty with memory or speech." ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol with zolft?

Zoloft (sertraline): You should not drink alcohol while taking zoloft (sertraline). Treating your depression is first and foremost. My best. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol with hemorhoids?

Can I drink alcohol with hemorhoids?

Yes: You have hemorrhoids. You want to consume alcohol. There is no contraindication. Try to minimize your hemorrhoids by not sitting on toilet for prolonged periods. Remember to drink in moderation. Alcohol can cause dehydration which can make your stool hard and exacerbate a hemorrhoid so stay hydrated. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol while taking nyquil?

Can I drink alcohol while taking nyquil?

Not a good idea: Nyquil itself contains about 20% alcohol, but more importantly excessive alcohol is bad for the immune system, and itself makes many cold symptoms (particularly nasal stuffiness) worse. Adding additional alcohol to nyquil increases the chance of intoxication, which aside from being illegal at your age, is dangerous, particularly behind the wheel of a car or anything similar. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol while taking penicillin?

Not recommended: I do not know of a specific interraction, however, when you are sick enough to take an antibiotic, alcohol may worsen your illness with dehydration, nausea, upset stomach, headache, lethargy etc. Drink water or an electrolyte replacement. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol with having diverticulis?

Can I drink alcohol with having diverticulis?

Best not to: I would not advise drinking alcohol while having diverticulitis, as alcohol suppresses immune system, thins the blood which could worsen bleeding, and alcohol also interferes with some antibiotics. If you mean diverticulosis, which is having the pockets without pain or infection, then moderate alcohol consumption is fine (2 drinks a day for men, and 1 drink a day or less for women). ...Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
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Miscarriage (Definition)

A "lay" term for early pregnancy loss usually prior to the second trimester. Physician's use the term "spontaneous abortion" to describe these events, but the word "abortion" in lay use has come to connote only ...Read more


Dr. Gerard Honore
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Pregnancy Loss (Definition)

Pregnancy loss = unintended loss of a pregnancy which could result ...Read more