What happens if you drink alcohol during chemotherapy?

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Susanna Hessel asked a question: What happens if you drink alcohol during chemotherapy?
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Date created: Sat, Oct 30, 2021 6:48 AM
Date updated: Thu, Jun 30, 2022 10:43 PM

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  • Blood Counts: Drinking alcohol could potentially interfere with the production of white blood cells, red blood cells, and platelets, potentially worsening bone marrow suppression due to chemotherapy. This effect is unlikely to occur with a moderate intake of alcohol but could be of concern with heavy drinking.

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