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Is It Okay To Drink Alcohol While You On Your Menstrual Cycle
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
I don't have consistent menstral flow. Ususlly I have to drink alcohol to trigger my period. Its been two weeks & I still don't hav d flow. Help pls?
No: No it should not stop them.Get a more detailed answer ›
They will be additive regarding sedation. That's not a good idea for driving, gutter cleaning, tree trimming and other things where you don't want to doze off. Also the amount of drink is a real factor.
Check with dr who prescribed Celexa (citalopram) and get dr's opinion re anxiety, depression, alcohol.
Therapy may be indicated. If in therapy, time to take it seriously. ...Read more
Is it okay to drink alcohol while breastfeeding regularly.? Like ill drink alcholo today and won't breastfeed till tomorrow. Is it okay?
Yes, OK to drink: But caution is always recommended regarding drinking responsibly, especially if you will continue to be caretaker of your infant. Unless on other medication, a healthy 120 pound woman can have 2 drinks and have alcohol free milk in 5 hours. See reference http://www. Obfocus. Com/calculators/alcoholinmilk. Htm for more information. ...Read more
Is it okay to drink alcohol 3 weeks after a mild concussion. I'm 18 and I can’t feel an symptomps. Nothing happened to me only a bit of internal bleedi?
Unclear: Alcohol use after a concussion increases the chances of accident and repeat concussion. A "bit of internal bleed" sounds problematic. Many concussions are alcohol related, if alcohol is a problem seek professional help. Best answer is to ask your treating physician how long to wait before alcohol use.. ...Read more
I' am taking clindamycin for an infection that is going to be treated my my dentist. Is it okay to drink alcohol?
Bad Idea: Your GI tract needs to be treated gently right now. Alcohol is the opposite of gentle. Start w clear liquid like water, slightly flattened soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids w bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. ...Read more
No!: It is never ok to drink alcohol before surgery no matter how nervous you may legitimately feel. Alcohol makes the platelets less effective so you are more likely to bleed for a longer period of time during surgery. This raises the risk of complications. Also, alcohol can mess up your chemistry (electrolytes) which can cause problems with anesthesia & breathing support also increasing complications ...Read more
Please specify: The cold medicine so that we can answer your question. Take care. ...Read more
Not really, no: It's important to remember the baby will take in some or all of the substances you ingest, and alcohol damages brain cells as well as other tissues of the body. There is suggestion a small amount of alcohol won't cause a significant amount of harm, but that's asking how much micro damage are you willing to tolerate in your baby. ...Read more
Beer blocs tricor (fenofibrate):
Alcohol cause increased tg, preventing tricor (fenofibrate) from working.
Some people are resilient and can absorb a lot without results till late. But mental consequences are disastrous to self and family and to all your loved ones. It is deadly inherited and younger generations suffer much more than the gen: schizophrenia, severe mental problems along with alcoholism, autism, adhd, disabling anxiety. Rx now! ...Read more
NO: Common sense prevails here. You just had a surgical procedure. Eat light and healthy and help your body heal. ...Read more
Not a probLem: There is no reason to abstain from a drink or two the night before seeing the dentist. In fact it's quite possible I was sitting right next to you enjoying the night out. You do not want to have so many you'll feel sick or the cleaning instruments will give you a worse headache. So...Have a drink, enjoy your company and tell your dentist you are happy to be there. Cheers. ...Read more
On occasion.: Drinking alcohol infrequently, in small amounts, while taking Diamox (acetazolamide) will probably not hurt anything. However, long-term use of alcohol can raise your blood pressure, thus making it more difficult to control it with Diamox (acetazolamide). Thus, the less you drink alcohol the better, but rare use of alcohol will probably not hurt you much. Moderation is key. Good luck. ...Read more
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more