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Is it possible for me to drink wine and take termormin?

Is it possible for me to drink wine and take termormin?

Not a good combo: Alcohol CAUSES elevated blood pressure, so you are doing something to help yourself while doing something to hurt yourself. If you are talking about an occasional glass of wine on an occasion, it isn't an issue. If you are talking about daily drinking of wine, it IS a problem, and can lessen the effect of the medication and worsen the problem. ...Read more

Dr. David Sneid
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Metformin (Definition)

That reduces liver production of glucose- other benefits: can't cause low blood sugar when used alone, likely cariovascular benefit, may reduce complications of diabetes, may reduce cancer risk ...Read more


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When i drink wine and anti anxiety meds together i can sleep 12 hours. When i take the meds and vodka i wake up after 3 to four hours, why difference?

When i drink wine and anti anxiety meds together i can sleep 12 hours. When i take the meds and vodka i wake up after 3 to four hours, why difference?

Danger!!!: Please don't mix those meds . They are dangerous together and as you report the results can be unpredictable . Talk to your doctor about sleeping meds . Much better choices out there. ...Read more

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What happens if you drink wine as a diabetic?

What happens if you drink wine as a diabetic?

DEPENDS: Alcohol is fermentation of sugar. Wine is fermented grapes. So that means as a diabetic your alcohol consumption counts as sugar. Therefore may get elevation in blood sugar.. Additionally, if there are problems with kidneys, liver, pancreas, excessive alcohol will cause further damage. In small amounts may be safe. Would consult your physician. ...Read more

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Is wine causing my migraine? I love to drink wine, but even after just one glass i develop a migraine. Why does this happen, and does this mean I have to give up wine?

Is wine causing my migraine? I love to drink wine, but even after just one glass i develop a migraine. Why does this happen, and does this mean I have to give up wine?

Could be allergic : You may be allergic to sulphites, which are common in red wine. Try either a mild white wine ( less sulphites) or sulphite free straight vodka or scotch if you desire to consume alcohol. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is it okay to drink wine before a massage?

Is it okay to drink wine before a massage?

Massage: A glass of wine should relax you. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to drink wine while taking an anti-inflamatory?

Is it possible for you to drink wine while taking an anti-inflamatory?

Depends on how much: if you are talking a glass or two, as long as you have no history of peptic ulcers, gastritis or heartburn, there is little likelihood that that amount of alcohol and an NSAID are going to cause problems. However, larger amounts of alcohol can increase the chance of gastritis and gastrointestinal bleeding, as well as reflux and heartburn. ...Read more

Dr. Walter Futterweit
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Glucophage (Definition)

Glucophage is a diabetes-related agent which is a kind of ...Read more