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Can I drink after a minor concussion?

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Dr. Shane Miller
Sports Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

Until your symptoms from the concussion have improved, you should avoid alcohol, narcotic pain medications, driving and playing sports.

In brief: No

Until your symptoms from the concussion have improved, you should avoid alcohol, narcotic pain medications, driving and playing sports.
Dr. Shane Miller
Dr. Shane Miller
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Dr. Sarah Kohl
Travel Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Concussions are a type of brain injury.
Your brain needs rest. While it is healing it is very sensitive to stress, such as drinking. Allow your brain to heal completely before resuming drinking alcohol.

In brief: No

Concussions are a type of brain injury.
Your brain needs rest. While it is healing it is very sensitive to stress, such as drinking. Allow your brain to heal completely before resuming drinking alcohol.
Dr. Sarah Kohl
Dr. Sarah Kohl
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