When to Stop Drinking Alcohol Prior to Surgery?

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With an active profile on Realself.com our clinic knows the value of the website’s many features. The Questions and Answer section is especially useful for those who want a real answer from a doctor.

Today we’re going to highlight one of our featured questions:

When to Stop Drinking Alcohol Prior to Surgery?

A:

I recommend that patients stop drinking 48 hours before surgery.  Alcohol is a blood thinner, and also it can cause dehydration which increases risks of surgery and nausea following surgery.

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  1. Vianca December 24, 2016

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