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What is the relationship between anti-diuretic hormone, urine volume and drinking alcohol?

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Dr. Khaled Mohamed
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In brief: Direct relationship

Antidiuretic hormone is a hormone secreted by pitutary gland in the brain which increase water absorption from kidney tubules resulting in decrease urine volume.
Alcohol inhibits ADH (vasopressin) resulting in increased urinary production.

In brief: Direct relationship

Antidiuretic hormone is a hormone secreted by pitutary gland in the brain which increase water absorption from kidney tubules resulting in decrease urine volume.
Alcohol inhibits ADH (vasopressin) resulting in increased urinary production.
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