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Can alcohol consumption cause itchy skin?

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Can alcohol consumption cause itchy skin?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr S.A.Alam replied 5 years ago.
Welcome to JustAnswer and thank you for your question.
Do you have yellow discoloration of eyes ? dark color urine and light/clay color stools ?
Any previous medical issues?
Taking some medicine ?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I am taking Sinemet for Parkinsons.
Expert:  Dr S.A.Alam replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for your reply,
Yes alcohol intake can cause itching over the skin, this can be due to effect on the liver. In such cases you need to get your liver checked as this can be liver damage caused by alcohol leading to itching over skin.
I hope this helps.
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