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This is Dr. David
with heavy alcohol use, the liver can be damaged or inflamed.
blood test can check on the liver
the liver makes important proteins which help with blood clotting
when the liver is not working properly, and not making proteins to help with blood clotting, bleeding can occur.
if he continues to binge drink like this, he will kill his own stomach and liver and he will eventually pass away from his alcohol use
and one day he will not stop bleeding
I hope he can get some help to stop drinking.
there are medications like naltrexone which could help him cut down on his cravings for alcohol
let me know if you have questions.