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How bad is it to take care of sleep insomnia with alcohol?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Yes: Alcohol is one of the top reasons for insomnia in the us. It can cause insomnia in the long run.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Akcohol: Alcohol is a depressand, & rebound insomnia is common with time.

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Last updated May 12, 2016

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