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I Am Allergic to Alcohol

If you can't drink, whether by choice or not feel free to discuss! 12 People

    Who knew an allergy to alcohol exists

    but apparently am allergic to vodka and wine yet to find out what else am allergic to
    larissa20 larissa20 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2014

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    I Am Allergic to Alcohol.

    Though technically incorrect, that's easier than saying "I have an alcohol intolerance."   According to the Mayo clinic website http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/alcohol-allergy/AN00818 some people are just more sensative to the negative effects of alcohol...
    rubysoho77 rubysoho77 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 28, 2009

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    Allergic To Alcohol? Yup.

    What’s first thing you think when you see the title? Oh that’s horrible. Sucks to be you. NO RUM BALLS?? INSAINITY!   That’s right, I can’t have rum balls. Devastation.   A couple of years ago my dad decided to teach me good drinking habits for...
    HiddenHeart HiddenHeart 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 1, 2010

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    whoknowsme21 whoknowsme21 18-21, F 3 Responses May 30, 2014

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    And Sadly It's The One Thing I'm Allergic To =/

    Every time I drink alcohol, the next day is complete hell. I get sooooo ITCHY. I can't stop scratching... it feels like there are little bugs crawling inside of my skin. It lasts from a day to three. The allergy really sucks because occasionally I would like to drink and have a...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2011

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    A Bad One.

    When I drink alchohol I have a bad allergic reaction -- it sets off the phenomenon of craving.  I want MORE.  And I don't stop wanting more until I pass out.
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl 26-30, F 36 Responses Jun 1, 2010

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