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Would it be a painful death if i intook 2-5 times more alcohol into my body than the limit ?the legal limit being 80mg on 100ml of blood. not anything personal,just wanted to know,so please be as detailed as possible,thank you very much for the help!

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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Etoh & death: If you drink a sufficiently large amount of alcohol you will eventually become unconscious and "blank out". Of course, before you actually black out you may have engaged in some outrageous foolish activity which could lead to your demise. Alcohol is not a good anesthetic but it does screw up your thinking and memory.

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