1 doctor weighed in:

Can I drink the night before an intraveneous pyelogram (ipv)?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine

In brief: Best not to

Alcohol/ethanol tends to dehydrate the body.
Ivp's use intravenous contrast ("dye") which may be harmful to a dehydrated kidney system. Same goes for any imaging study that requires the use of contrast. Hydrate your body with water/juice; save the alcohol for later.

In brief: Best not to

Alcohol/ethanol tends to dehydrate the body.
Ivp's use intravenous contrast ("dye") which may be harmful to a dehydrated kidney system. Same goes for any imaging study that requires the use of contrast. Hydrate your body with water/juice; save the alcohol for later.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Thank
Read more answers from doctors