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I am undergoing a cardiac catherization in a couple of weeks. Is it ok for me to consume alcohol?

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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Limited

One serving of alcohol per day until one week prior to the catheterization and then none, since it may interact with sedation and bleeding.

In brief: Limited

One serving of alcohol per day until one week prior to the catheterization and then none, since it may interact with sedation and bleeding.
Dr. Charles Jost
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: If no other problems

Assuming no other reasons not to , the cath is not a reason to stop alcohol.

In brief: If no other problems

Assuming no other reasons not to , the cath is not a reason to stop alcohol.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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