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    Is alcohol consumption advisable after double bypass surgery?

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Posted on Thu, 3 Aug 2017 in Heart Attack
Question: Is drinking light beer OK, in moderation, 3 months after double by-pass surgery?
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Answered by Dr. Robert Galamaga 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Consideration

Detailed Answer:
hello and thank you for sending the question.

I think it would be best for you to avoid significant consumption of alcohol.

An occasional alcoholic beverage - light beer or otherwise would not likely be harmful. By this I mean one or two drinks per week.

you have had a significant surgery and your body is still in the process of recovery. Minimizing excessive alcohol consumption is the optimal approach in your situation.

As mentioned above, and occasional alcoholic beverage would not likely be harmful.

Thank you again for sending your question.

Sincerely,

Dr. Galamaga

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Remy Koshy
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Follow up: Dr. Robert Galamaga 45 minutes later
Thank you for your time and consideration, your answer is very helpful
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Answered by Dr. Robert Galamaga 8 hours later
Brief Answer:
Followup

Detailed Answer:
You are welcome.

Wishing you continued good health.

Dr Galamaga
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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