How Long does It Take for Alcohol to Metabolize?


It will take one hour for one standard alcohol drink to metabolize. A standard drink is one 12 oz. beer, 4-5 oz. glass of wine, or one 1.5 oz. shot of hard liquor.
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Alcohol metabolizes at the rate of .015 blood alcohol concentration every hour. For example, a person with a .10 blood alcohol level would have no trace left in the bloodstream after 6.66 hours. You can find more information here:
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