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Can alcohol cause a heart flutter?
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Addiction Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Atrial fibrillation, one of the most rhythm disturbances, can be caused by alcohol, and when people get it after binging it has been called "holiday heart.
" it usually occurs after larger doses of alcohol, and would indicate drinking at unsafe levels. Safe levels are less than 7 drinks per week in women, and no more than 3 drinks on any drinking occasion. If you drink more than this, talk to md.

In brief: Yes
Atrial fibrillation, one of the most rhythm disturbances, can be caused by alcohol, and when people get it after binging it has been called "holiday heart.
" it usually occurs after larger doses of alcohol, and would indicate drinking at unsafe levels. Safe levels are less than 7 drinks per week in women, and no more than 3 drinks on any drinking occasion. If you drink more than this, talk to md.
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes it can.

In brief: Yes
Yes it can.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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