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Takes 175 ml alcohol daily, taking anti oxidants, worried about gastritis and liver diseases in the future, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   hello
Doctor :   Go ahead with your query
User :   am tkaking alcohol dailly 175ml so wt kind of precautions i hv to tk
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May i know your age?
Doctor :   Can you tell me what is the kind of alcohol that you consume?
User :   i am 27 yrs nd taking whiskey
Doctor :   How long have you been consuming alcohol for now?
Doctor :   ok
User :   am taking for last 4years
User :   yes dailly besis
User :   71 kgs
Doctor :   Is it on a daily basis for the last 4 years?
Doctor :   May i know your weight?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Let me help you with the issue
User :   and i am taking antioxidants as dailly basis known as antoxid is it helpfull to my health?
Doctor :   Consuming alcohol on daily basis especially whisky is harmful to health
Doctor :   yes definitely but it does not counter act for the alcohol that you are taking
Doctor :   Anti oxidants improve the general health of your body
User :   taking antioxidant as dailly basis is thr any side effect??
Doctor :   The amount of spirit in whisky is about 44%, it is a hard drink
Doctor :   No. Anti oxidants generally help in detoxifying the harmful substances in our body
Doctor :   The intake of 175ml of whisky on a daily basis is also quite a big amount
User :   but till nw am not faceng any gastro related problem bt i am worried in future
Doctor :   I would suggest that at your age of 27yrs, it is quite harmful for you to consume whisky 175ml everyday.
User :   bt after taking antioxident im fiing good. pls suggest me a good antioxidants name.
Doctor :   As you are sure that you drink daily for the past 4 years, I am worried that the effects on your Liver would have started already
User :   which one tl me.
Doctor :   There are many many brands of anti oxidants that are commercially available
Doctor :   Why don't you start thinking about your health seriously
Doctor :   as you are very young
User :   actualy i hv seen lot of my frnds suffrng 4m liver disease thats y
Doctor :   There is Evion capsules, Beta carotenes.
User :   bt ihnk evio is full of alpha trohopheri acid , vit e right? thr is no other elements
Doctor :   I would definitely not like you spoiling your health at this very young age, You can see it in your friends as well
Doctor :   Yes
User :   dr tl me one thng ibs nd colities is same?
Doctor :   Why don't you change your lifestyle for the better?
Doctor :   Try distracting your attention and craving to drink. Start on a new hobby or exercise
Doctor :   They are quite similar.
User :   rifaximin is effective?
Doctor :   IBS has an underlying immunological defect and is not that common
Doctor :   Colitis has a broad variety of underlying cause and it is quite common
User :   ok docr thnx a lot tata
Doctor :   yes , it is quite effective
Doctor :   I hope you will get serious with your health
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
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