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may I drink wine this soon after mono?

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I was diagnosed with mono on November 17th but I think that I have had it for at least one or two weeks before that. I am going to a concert on Friday and I was wondering if it would be bad to have on or two glasses of wine. I know that when you have mono your liver is swollen so it is not recommended to drink for a while. Do you think that I would be fine with just one or two drinks of wine? I have a high alcohol tolerance.


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replied December 5th, 2016
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. With mono recently diagnosed, its preferable to avoid alcohol even for smallest amount. Let your liver heal completely.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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