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Why do my shoulders and side hurt after drinking alcohol?

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Dr. Michael Parr
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Uncertain

You may have some GI upset that is causing diaphragmatic irritation .
The nerve from the diaphragm goes to the shoulder area. Best answer-stop drinking alcohol.

In brief: Uncertain

You may have some GI upset that is causing diaphragmatic irritation .
The nerve from the diaphragm goes to the shoulder area. Best answer-stop drinking alcohol.
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