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Can wine aggravate arrythmia?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Clinical Lipidology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Particularly atrial fibrillation.

In brief: Yes

Particularly atrial fibrillation.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes, any alcohol can be an irritant to the heart and can cause palpitations and arrhythmias.

In brief: Yes

Yes, any alcohol can be an irritant to the heart and can cause palpitations and arrhythmias.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes. Two ways.

First, an acute alcoholic binge can lead to an acute arrhythmia.
Second, alcoholism in the long term can lead to a heart problem, alcoholic cardiomyopathy, which is arrhythmogenic.

In brief: Yes. Two ways.

First, an acute alcoholic binge can lead to an acute arrhythmia.
Second, alcoholism in the long term can lead to a heart problem, alcoholic cardiomyopathy, which is arrhythmogenic.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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