The drinking of alcohol affects the digestive system by producing more acids and enzymes. Prolonged alcohol drinking leads to inflammation of liver tissues and liver damage. Damage of the pancreas due to alcohol leads to hyperglycemia. The effect of alcohol drinking on the central nervous system is very severe, leading to frontal lobe damages.
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I took Tylenol for stomach pain two hours after drinking vodka, and now my head is paining from the back to the neck. Why?
Query: Hello doctor, My stomach hurts. I took Tylenol two hours later after drinking vodka now my head is paining from the back to the neck. Thank you. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It is important to note that combining alcohol and Tylenol (Acetaminophen) can be harmful to the liver, especially if taken in large amounts. Alcohol can increase the toxic effects of Tylenol on the liver. So it is generally recommended to avoid drinking while taking... Read Full »
I have reduced my dependency on alcohol and have been taking medications for the same. Can I take all the medicines together?
Query: Hello doctor, I have reduced my dependency on alcohol. The usage has dropped from more than 16 units per day to just three units. Should I stop now or should I continue to taper? I have also been prescribed three medications for the same. 1) Zopiclone for sleep. 2) Pregabalin for the nervous system ... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. It is good to hear that you have taken steps to reduce your alcohol intake, and it is important to do so gradually to minimize the risk of withdrawal symptoms. And regarding medications, they all come with their re... Read Full »