Stomach Ulcer (Gastric Ulcer): (Overview, Signs and Symptoms, Causes and Risk factors, Diagnosis, Treatment)

Binge drinking

Binge drinking –

Alcohol is highly acidic in composition so the people already suffering from stomach ulcers might get irritation in their stomach. The alcohol intake not only irritates the stomach but also stimulate the depletion of the mucosal lining of the stomach. Moreover, alcohol drinking also promotes the secretion of more hydrochloric acid in the stomach. The increasing amount of stomach acid further damages the inner mucosal layer.