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Can drinking cause cardiac issues in a 24 year old?

Customer Question

Can drinking cause cardiac issues in a 24 year old?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

Hello I am Dr Pravin

I am a medical specialist and I would be able to assist you in your query.

How many drinks do you have per day ?

Do you have history of jaundice or hepatitis ?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
1 to 2 per day (4 or 5 times a week)* I do not
Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

It cannot cause cardiac issues unless you have a pre-existing cardiac issue or arrhythmia.

It cannot cause cardiac issues in a normal person

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
My heart randomly races at times for what it's worth
Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

have you checked with your doctor for any cardiac issues.

Does the heart race randomly or only when you are anxious ?

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
It races at times other than when I'm anxious. I saw two or three doctor and they told me not to worry about heart issues.
Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

Thank you very much .

If you have seen two doctors and have said there is nothing wrong , then there is nothing to worry.

Alcohol will not cause cardiac issues if had in moderate or small amounts.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
one or two a day likely won't cause heart issues
Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

NO , do not worry

thank you

Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

Hello

Do you have any further queries ?

Expert:  cardiac2000 replied 4 months ago.

Hello

I awaiting a reply from your side.

Do you have any further queries?

I would be happy to assist you .

Regards

Dr Pravin