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I get a stuffy nose when I drink beer and my fingers swell up on occasion.Could this be an allergic reaction?

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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Could be

See an allergist to discuss the complete circumstances during several episodes.
Other factors could be involved.

In brief: Could be

See an allergist to discuss the complete circumstances during several episodes.
Other factors could be involved.
Dr. Brian Novick
Dr. Brian Novick
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

But it is an adverse reaction to beer. The reaction won't kill you, so you have to decide whether it's worth it to you to drink beer, knowing that that is how you will feel afterwards (on top of everything else you'll feel if you drink too much!).

In brief: No

But it is an adverse reaction to beer. The reaction won't kill you, so you have to decide whether it's worth it to you to drink beer, knowing that that is how you will feel afterwards (on top of everything else you'll feel if you drink too much!).
Dr. Gary Steven
Dr. Gary Steven
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