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A 33-year-old female asked:

I hav been drinking 4 9months im tryin 2 stop today is my 2nd day and all last nite & 2day i've been sweatin & shakin is it dangerous 2 just stop?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
It can be: If you were a daily drinker in heavy amounts you are physically dependent on alcohol and will go through withdrawl. In extreme cases can even be seizures. Congrats on your sobriety, but get some help to get through safely.

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Last updated Mar 23, 2013

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