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True or false. a six pack of beer will knock out a bladder infection

my mom and sister told me this was true...

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shay1130

Asked by shay1130 at 3:43 PM on Apr. 15, 2011 in Health

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  • Seriously? I don't think so. Might feel like it's gone but then again the majority of people would be legally intoxicated if they drank an entire six pack.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 3:44 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • FALSE
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 3:45 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • I highly doubt it.
    hopeandglory53

    Answer by hopeandglory53 at 3:46 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • hmmm I just googled and it said that it would make you pee more and move the infection out... You could try.. I always drink cranberry juice if I think I am starting one and it always helps...
    canelamami

    Answer by canelamami at 3:47 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • It may knock you out, but not the bladder infection.
    What will do it is cranberry juice. Find the one with the highest juice content, I use the juice made for cooking. Drink a good 12 oz before bed, then do it again the next day until you feel better, then continue for at least one day longer.
    Candi1024

    Answer by Candi1024 at 3:48 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • It can actually CAUSE an UTI, or make it worse. Cranberry juice, water and yogurt are good alternatives.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:48 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • false, alcohol usually makes mine worse...I try to avoid drinking anything but juice and water when I have a bladder infection.
    sdks2011

    Answer by sdks2011 at 3:48 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • i could see where they may think it was true..from peeing. but i was like "no thanks." lol
    shay1130

    Comment by shay1130 (original poster) at 3:50 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • False. It will probably make it worse.
    andrea96

    Answer by andrea96 at 3:51 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • Very silly
    ochsamom

    Answer by ochsamom at 3:52 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

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