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How long do nightmares typically last during alcohol withdrawal

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Alcohol withdrawal: This depends on many factors. The general health of the individual, the degree of addiction, the amount of alcohol consumed, the health of the organs ... Read More

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
One day at a time: Ar night, try to rest. Don't worry if you don't sleep. Just rest. Each day will become easier. One day/night at a time. You will get better, little by ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
See below: Two to three days is usual. After dts , it can take up to seven to ten days to recover.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience Neurology
Alcohol withdrawal: Acute use of alcohol in excess usually causes symptoms for no more than 24 hours, and they are worst the morning after. With chronic alcohol use, to ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christine Forest
25 years experience Psychiatry
It varies: It really depends on your body weight, rate of metabolism, if you ate when you drunk, and on the amount and type of alcohol. It also depends on your ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mounir Belcadi
Specializes in Psychiatry
A few days to months: It can start between 24 hours and 10 days after the last drink;it is a medical emergency ; some of the symptoms ( tremors, high blood pressure, anxiet ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lionel Lim
23 years experience Geriatrics
Days: It depends on how much alcohol someone consumes over a long period, which causes their body to become dependent on it. Acute cessation of alcohol cons ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Fishman
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
1 week, maybe more: Acute withdrawal (12-48hrs after last drink) includes tremors, sweating, & seizures. Alcoholic hallucinosis (24-72hrs after last drink) includes audit ... Read More
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Alcohol withdrawal: Symptoms usually present within 6 hours of drinking cessation. Milder symptoms include anxiety, insomnia, tremulousness, GI upset, anorexia, headach ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
34 years experience Addiction Medicine
3 days: Unless seignifican malnutrition, neurological of liver deterioration than longer. If severe, and one goes into dts, than 7-10 days.
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