Can I drink alcohol if I have diabetes?

Archana Kumari

Yes you can drink but in a Moderate manner  ( 60ml/day for Men, 30ml/day for Women)

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.

If you consume alcohol in an excessive manner it can cause diabetes as it results in weight gain.

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.

Should diabetics avoid alcohol?

In general, Yes diabetics people should avoid alcohol, if your diabetes in not well-controlled.

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.

Over drinking can damage the heart, Liver, Pancreas or High blood pressure, So avoid it.

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.

Use Salads and roasted Snacks like Egg white with Alcohol. Also, controlling the speed helps, Binge drinking is dangerous.

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.

How much Alcohol is allowed?

It Depends upon ABV ( Alcohol by Volume) on label.

Don't drink without consulting your Doctor.