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Does red wine cause constipation?

Does red wine cause constipation?

Any: Form of alcohol is a diuretic meaning you lose more fluid than you take in and hence excess especially when combined with caffeine excess can lead to dehydration and constipation. ...Read more

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Does drinking wine cause constipation?

Does drinking wine cause constipation?

All: Forms of alcohol, beer whiskey wine are diuretics and dehydrate especially if taking alot. The dehydration does in deed contribute to constipation. Red or white wine, makes no difference. ...Read more

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Hello docs. I was wondering can wine cause constipation?

Hello docs. I was wondering can wine cause constipation?

Alcohol: In any form, beer whiskey wine and all sources of caffeine are diuretics, causing you to lose more fluid than you are taking in and leading to constipation. ...Read more

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Wine good for constipation?

Wine good for constipation?

Would encourage: You to eat whole fruits and vegetables for the fiber rather than wine. ...Read more

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If wine helps digestion, wouldnt that mean it helps constipation? People say it makes it worse, but i dont want to give it up

If wine helps digestion, wouldnt that mean it helps constipation? People say it makes it worse, but i dont want to give it up

No: Actually wine neither helps with digestion or with constipation. Too much wine, however, could upset your stomach and cause some diarrhea. Since you have IBS-C drink alcohol in moderation only. It may be beneficial if it relaxes you but otherwise is not likely to provide any benefit for your IBS. ...Read more

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Red wine effects constipation?

Red wine effects constipation?

All: Forms of alcohol, beer whiskey wine are diuretics and dehydrate especially if taking alot. The dehydration does in deed contribute to constipation. Red or white wine, makes no difference. ...Read more

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Is red wine bad for constipation?

Is red wine bad for constipation?

Could be: All forms of alcohol can cause a mild diuretic effect. In other words, it can cause some dehydration. Dehydration is known to make constipation worse. It doesn't have to be just Red Wine. ...Read more

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Can red wine produce constipation?

Can red wine produce constipation?

All: Forms of alcohol, beer whiskey wine are diuretics and dehydrate especially if taking alot. The dehydration does in deed contribute to constipation. Red or white wine, makes no difference. ...Read more