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Top wisdom tooth pulled. Only one tooth. No stitches. How long before I can drink from straw and return to normal diet and chewing on that side?

Top wisdom tooth pulled. Only one tooth. No stitches. How long before I can drink from straw and return to normal diet and chewing on that side?

Post op instructions: I am surprised that your surgeon did not discuss anything with you before you left their office. A few days after the extraction you should be fine for normal activity. If concerned, contact your treating dentist. ...Read more

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I have pain under my ribs on the right side. Feels like a stitch or cramp but has been for a couple days now. My urine is also dark yellow even though I am drinking water.?

I have pain under my ribs on the right side. Feels like a stitch or cramp but has been for a couple days now. My urine is also dark yellow even though I am drinking water.?

Get exaamined: Including a thorough comprehensive physical exam, blood /urine testing and an abdominal ultrasound to rule out gallbladder /liver disease. ...Read more

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Would something happen to the stitches or to my teeth if I drink wine or some alcoholic beverage?

Would something happen to the stitches or to my teeth if I drink wine or some alcoholic beverage?

No harm: Alcohol or wine would not affect stitches. However, do not use alcohol if you are taking any pain medications. ...Read more

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I removed my wisdom tooth on the 11th, removing the stitches on 18th and am thinking of drinking alcohol on the 15th. Is it safe?

I removed my wisdom tooth on the 11th, removing the stitches on 18th and am thinking of drinking alcohol on the 15th. Is it safe?

Post-op instructions: It's always best to ask the dentist who is treating you and responsible for your aftercare. You should have been give oral and\or written instructions. We don't know your age, medical history, medications taken, general health nor difficulty of surgical procedure. ...Read more

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2 lower jaw dry sockets. 1 was packed & repacked & the other was packed once. DDS took out dressing & stitches. When can I drink through straw?

2 lower jaw dry sockets. 1 was packed & repacked & the other was packed once. DDS took out dressing & stitches. When can I drink through straw?

24 to 48 hours: The idea for not spitting and not drinking from a straw is basically for the first 24 to 48 hours after the extraction. At that point the blood cloth is formed and it's not a crucial factor anymore. ...Read more

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Wisdom teeth dissolvable stitches, is it okay to be drinking alcohol after this?

Wisdom teeth dissolvable stitches, is it okay to be drinking alcohol after this?

Depends: Once the clot has formed, moderate alcohol intake should not be a problem unless doctor told you otherwise. ...Read more

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I just had my stitches removed from tooth extraction. Thank god. So the question is can I drink alcohol again?

I just had my stitches removed from tooth extraction. Thank god. So the question is can I drink alcohol again?

Likely: Ask the surgeon to be sure, but you should be ok for alcohol -- in moderation. If it feels bad at extraction sites, then stop and give it a few more days. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can I drink through a straw two weeks after top two wisdom teeth extraction (no stitches)? I am terrified of getting dry socket or causing any damage

Wisdom teeth: You are past the danger of dry socket and an return to normal eating and drinking. Call the extracting dentist if you have any questions, or concerns since they know your circumstances.
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I just got 3 top front teeth extracted 3 days ago. The dentist put stitches. Can I eat soft food and drink water without the denture? .

I just got 3 top front teeth extracted 3 days ago. The dentist put stitches. Can I eat soft food and drink water without the denture? .

It depends: Depending on the location and details of your surgery, you will have certain limitations. Either way you will need to stick with softer foods and limit what (and how) you eat to a certain extent. Follow-up with your provider on the details to ensure you are okay. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of soft drink Sprite?

What are the side effects of soft drink Sprite?

Many: No nutritional value. Weight gain. Increased acidity of digestive tract. Weight gain can lead to diabetes. Dental caries. These are just a few. ...Read more

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Why does my lower back left side hurt when I drink (only one mixed drink sent me into pain)?

Flank pain: There is a scenario in which there is obstruction to urinary flow at the junction of kidney outflow to the urine tube (ureteropelvic junction). This is dynamic obstruction and when there is increased urine flow, like after drinking beer, the obstruction becomes prominent and cause flank pain. This one of the many possibilities. Kindly get evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Pain on my upper right side on my chest when I drink soft drinks or eat it start sometimes on my side and it started at the back moved to the front?

GERD: Chest pain in a 32 year old related to food or drink intake is most probably gerd and non cardiac. It usually responds to antacids. However, it would be prudent to see your doctor and have an ekg done with a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Everytime I drink no matter what it is hot or cold I am getting pain in my upper left side of the back when I get this it last for about 20mins?

Everytime I drink no matter what it is hot or cold I am getting pain in my upper left side of the back when I get this it last for about 20mins?

Consultation advised: Pain of gastric origin can be referred (felt in) the left upper back and lower posterior chest. It's not possible to speculate on the cause without more information from you. An online consultation at Health Tap may be helpful. VIDEO OR VOICE ONLY WOULD BE BEST. In box Text next best. (Be available to reply to questions). A text/chat is too slow and the least desirable http://bit. Ly/1OiIRcI ...Read more

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What is the side effects for drinking coffee?

What is the side effects for drinking coffee?

Coffee: It is really the caffeine in coffee that in large amounts can cause palpitations, rapid heart rate and tremors. ...Read more

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Wat r d side effects of drinking allot liquid?

Wat r d side effects of drinking allot liquid?

Moderation: Too much or too little of anything is nearly always bad. If you drink too much water without the proper electrolytes you will get water intoxication which will make you very ill. As for the other liquids, the adverse effects depend on what kind. Moderation is the key to a healthy life. ...Read more

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What are the possible side effects of not drinking milk?

What are the possible side effects of not drinking milk?

LO Vitamin D/calcium: In us, milk is fortified with vitamin d, so not drinking milk and cutting out milk products altogether requires vitamin d supplementation. Usual starting vitamin d dose is 400 units/day but doses up to 1000-2000 units /day can be used in vitamin d deficiency. Calcium may need supplemented also:
according to n.I.H. 1000+mg calcium/day is needed for ages 4yrs & up. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of drinking cold milk twice a day?

What are the side effects of drinking cold milk twice a day?

MILK: Milk has long been associated with good health and is one of the most consumed beverages throughout the US and Europe. Unless you have an allergy to milk, there should be no major side effects of drinking it twice a day. Low fat or Skim milk may be better if you are looking to limit your fat intake. Best wishes. ...Read more

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The right side of my neck hurts when I eat or drink something?

The right side of my neck hurts when I eat or drink something?

Need more info: If you are having pain with eating or drinking, some additional information regarding onset, other symptoms, etc, are needed, as well as a thorough clinical exam with possible additional studies. You should schedule an appointment with your doc. ...Read more

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Can I drink lots and lots of water to loose fat and weight? Any side effects?

Can I drink lots and lots of water to loose fat and weight? Any side effects?

Not the right: Approach. Water alone accounts for maybe 10% of your weight, and drinking more than normal won't cause you to lose more. Hydration with purified spring water is important, but not the end all. You can have dilute your necessary electrolytes from overdiluting them with too much water. So, be careful! Contact your PCP to work together for a solution is best! You want your electrolytes 2B N balance. ...Read more

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Why do I feel pain on my right side under my ribs after taking a sweetened drink?

Why do I feel pain on my right side under my ribs after taking a sweetened drink?

Possible GB problem: My first thought is a gall bladder problem. See your doctor for appropriate tests. ...Read more

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I drink redbull zero everyday. Should I be concerned about any health side effects?

I drink redbull zero everyday. Should I be concerned about any health side effects?

YES!: My main concern is that this product is sweetened with aspartame, an artificial sweetener that is toxic, creates many side effects & causes obesity! see http://articles. Mercola. Com/sites/articles/archive/2010/07/31/aspartame-update. Aspx & http://articles. Mercola. Com/sites/articles/archive/2009/10/13/artificial-sweeteners-more-dangerous-than-you-ever-imagined. Aspx
i never consume aspartame. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of drinking ginseng? Is it a good alternative to caffeine?

What are the side effects of drinking ginseng? Is it a good alternative to caffeine?

Ginseng vs. Caffeine: Both are fine in moderation. Too much of either or both together can make you feel hyper and may interfere w/sleep. Pay attention to those symptoms and back off about 10 % of intake if that happens or stop intake around dinner time. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have burning sensation frequently in lower right side, I drink a lot and am worried?

I have burning sensation frequently in lower right side, I drink a lot and am worried?

See a doctor: A burning sensation on the lower right side is about as non-specific a symptom you could have. It could be one of dozens of things. You should be seeing a doctor, giving a full history and having a physical exam and possibly some imaging studies. If you are drinking too much you may wish to discuss that as well. Good luck. ...Read more

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What do it mean when your side is in pain when im laying down. I started to drink water

You: You are likely dealing with musculoskeletal (muscle) pain. Try advil (ibuprofen) or Ibuprofen and a heating pad. If that does not work then you should see your doctor for a complete work up and evaluation. You may be dealing with a urinary tract infection (uti) or a gastrointestinal (stomach) issue.
I hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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When I drink or eat something. Or take deep breath then something on my left side vibrates.?

When I drink or eat something. Or take deep breath then something on my left side vibrates.?

Doctor should check: Vibrations during and after eating may be related to food and air moving around in the stomach and intestines. A primary care doctor can talk with the patient to get a better idea of what the sensation really feels like, how severe it is, how often it occurs, exactly when it occurs, etc..., to get a better idea of what the cause is and whether or not it is something serious. Write down symptoms. ...Read more

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I feel pain at the right side of my waist anytime I take a drink containing some percent of sugar?

I feel pain at the right side of my waist anytime I take a drink containing some percent of sugar?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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There's like a little whole in the right side of my gum its small and hurt when I drink/ eat what is it?

Need 2 B seen: Holes, lesions, break in integrity of the tissue inside the mouth can be from trauma, bacterial or viral infection, neoplasm, draining cyst/abscess, or any of dozens of other causes. Any bleeding, swelling, or (as in your case) pain should be investigated. Please call your Dentist for an examination. ...Read more

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Hi I get pain on the left side of my chest when I drink cold drinks also I felt it when I ate cold yoghurt?

Hi I get pain on the left side of my chest when I drink cold drinks also I felt it when I ate cold yoghurt?

Got nerve: As the heart and stomach are being formed in the fetus, they are innervated by the same nerve. The Vagus As a variation of this sometimes when people eat food that is cold/ irritating to the stomach the Vagus nerve signal to the brain mixes with the nerve roots from the heart resulting in chest pain also. Reverse is also true. People having a heart attack, often have heartburn. ...Read more

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My cat drinks from my water glass along side my bed at night. Can I get sick if I drink from it afterwards?

My cat drinks from my water glass along side my bed at night. Can I get sick if I drink from it afterwards?

Yes: We humans have the most dangerous bite because of our germs. Animals and pets can carry infectious materials. In particular cats are know to have a higher spread of cryptococcosis, this is a specific high risk to pregnant ladies for their unborn child. In particular the task of cleaning the litter box should be left to a no pregnant individual. Enjoy your pet, but keep body fluids to their self. ...Read more

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How much water am I supposed to drink everyday? And what are the side effects of not drinking enough water?

How much water am I supposed to drink everyday? And what are the side effects of not drinking enough water?

Don't worry: Unless you confine yourself to eating specially prepared dehydrated food, like the foods that astronauts and mountaineers eat, all foods have water in them. Cucumbers are 95% water. Your body will tell you when you are running dry. You won't be urinating much, your mouth will be dry and parched and will feel very thirsty! ...Read more

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I have been drinking a lot lately and the right side of my love handle is hurting, is that where the kidney is?

I have been drinking a lot lately and the right side of my love handle is hurting, is that where the kidney is?

Kidney is in flank: Kidney pain usually felt behind lower rib cage to right of spine for right kidney, or deep in abdomen below rib cage in front. "love handles" not usually painful with kidney problem unless kidney stone gets stuck in low ureter. ...Read more

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I have been drinking small amounts of rubbing alcohol for the past few days. When will I start seeing side effects?

I have been drinking small amounts of rubbing alcohol for the past few days. When will I start seeing side effects?

Isopropanol alcohol: Why would you ingest rubbing alcohol? It has bad effects on the brain. It can be life threatening if continued. Please seek help. ...Read more

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I was drinking last night not much, 12oz of 8% in an hour. I got this pain really bad, upper right side below ribs. What could this be?

I was drinking last night not much, 12oz of 8% in an hour. I got this pain really bad, upper right side below ribs. What could this be?

RUQ abd pain: Pain in right upper abdomen usually relates to gallbladder. The only other thing there is your liver and bowel. If you had the pain immediately after drinking and this is consistently happening, check with your doctor about evaluating your gallbladder. ...Read more

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What to do after tongue tie release? It hurts alot, when will the pain cease, and will the stitches leave themself? What drinks are ok?

What to do after tongue tie release? It hurts alot, when will the pain cease, and will the stitches leave themself? What drinks are ok?

Tongue tie: Unfortunately, any surgery in the mouth is going to hurt quite a bit. The pain that you have now shouldn't be as bad as after tonsillectomy, but it will hurt. Healing is usually pretty quick, usually just a few days because the frenulum is a very thin delicate membrane underneath the tongue. Stituches usually dissolve, but you might ask your surgeon. Avoid carbonation, caffeine, citrus. ...Read more