Alcohol FAQs

For people living with a liver condition

Alcohol is the most well-known risk factor for liver disease. But it is not the only cause. Whatever type of liver condition you have, alcohol can have an impact on how well your liver can heal, and how long this may take.

This page has common questions about alcohol for people who have a liver disease. But every case is different. So it is important to speak to your medical team about what is best for you.

If you do not have a liver condition, you can find out more about how alcohol can affect your liver and what the UK guidelines say here.