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Is It Possible I Have Alcohol Withdrawal After Drinking For Only One Week
Not recommended: The best thing is to seek help for alcohol withdrawal, which can be dangerous. Check with your doctor and get her/his recommendations for withdrawal treatment. Xanax (alprazolam) doesn't last as long in the body as valium or librium, and there could be a risk of seizures if it wears off and the alcohol withdrawal breaks through. Don't try this at home! ...Read more
Could it be anxiety or alcohol withdrawal after drinking alcohol almost everyday for the past year the anxiety get worse a week before my period!
Alcohol and anxiety: Withdrawal from alcohol manifests with anxiety, alcohol temporarily calms down anxiety, but it makes anxiety much worse on the intermediate and long run. Premenstrually many people experience worsening of emotional symptoms whether anxiety, depression or otherwise. Help is available and effective. Seek help please, good luck. ...Read more
Alcohol: Preferably none.Get a more detailed answer ›
NO ALCOHOL: Get some assistance to stay abstinent. The same thing is likely to happen again. ...Read more
Anxiety: Most people with alcohol withdrawal, who are usually daily drinkers, experience symptoms/signs within 4-6 hours after last drink or reduction in drinking, with anxiety, insomnia, sweating and restlessness, followed by "shakes", increased anxiety and agitation, nausea/vomiting/ diarrhea, and in severe cases seizures and delirium (dts). It is bad for your blood pressure/depression and diabetes.Stop! ...Read more
If I don't show any signs of alcohol withdrawal in 7 days of not drinking am I ever going to have withdrawal?
When can I start drinking if I had a alcohol withdrawal? I've been sober for a month already. How much can I drink?
NO ALCOHOL: Get to an aa meeting, and see a treatment professional. ...Read more
What symptoms of alcohol withdrawal should I be aware of? I drink 4-6 a night. I am considering a detox centre.
Is it possible to experience alcohol withdrawal symptoms 12 or so hours after drinking, but with only minor symptoms, and only lasting for 10-30 mins?
Maybe: Timing and intensity ok but duration seems inconsistent. ...Read more
I'm going on vacation for 5 days. If I drink beers heavily for 5 days in a row will I go through alcohol withdrawal.?
Alcohol withdrawl: If you have history of heavy alcohol consumption and withdrawal you may go through withdrawal again. " heavy drinking " varies from person to person. Most casual alcohol drinkers will get sick from imbibing too much alcohol which may cause severe hangover and alcohol gastritis. ...Read more
Is. 5 or 1 mg Ativan (lorazepam) ok for minor alcohol withdrawal symptoms? 8 standard drinks. Last drink at 9pm last night. Overall healthy female
I think I am going threw alcohol withdrawal... I had a bad year and started drinking a lot now when I stop I get shaky and light headed and highblod p?
When should medical attn be sought for alcohol withdrawal? Drinking 7-8 beers/night for 2 yrs. Sober 48hrs. Nitesweats, fast heart, sleep trouble
Usually: Symptoms are not apparent for 5 days or so after the last drink. However I would seek medical attention based on what you are reporting. ...Read more
How frequent are alcohol withdrawal seizures for a person who drinks two times a week but gets drunk?
See below: I am not worried about seizures but I am worried that you continue to drink while you are concerned about consequences. ...Read more
I'm going through alcohol withdrawal - nausea shaking. I'm on day ten. How long will they last and will a few drinks hurt / set me back?
Alcohol withdrawal: Alcohol withdrawal symptoms usually get worse within 48-72 hours after the last drink, and can persist for 2 weeks or longer sometimes. Yes, if you have a few drinks now, it could set you back. Part of the problem with alcohol dependency is inability to control how much you drink, once you start. See your physician about this; meds may help & you may also need some thiamine shots as well. ...Read more
I have only drank twice this month and kast month a little more than three times. I'm not an evedyday drinker. But afraid of alcohol withdrawal?
Alcohol: If u have not had withdrawal so far, and depending on how much u consume each time, u r fine, as long as u seriously consider abstinence, before tolerance develops and your consumption increases with time. ...Read more
With help of doctor: I don't know how far along you are in your recovery from alcohol abuse, or if you've just stopped drinking. In the immediate withdrawal period, you may well need some medications to deal with symptoms -- and I would recommend working with your doctor on this. If you are farther out in your recovery, you may need evaluation for other co-occurring conditions like depression. Psychiatrist can help. ...Read more
Which alcohol withdrawal symptoms can happen after only about 3 or 4 weeks of nightly consumption?
After Alcohol: Delerium tremens or dts can occur even after regular chronic alcohol consumption is abruptly terminated in some people. Marked by hallucinations, cardiovascular instability and seizures. More likely you will experience tremors, headaches, fatigue, sleep changes, irritability, agitation and in some cases palpitations. Your consumption amount will also impact the degree of symptoms experienced. ...Read more
Hi I realize that Norvasc (amlodipine) wasn't the problem it was alcohol withdrawal. Its been 5 weeks and I've still have symptoms what can I do to ease the discomfo?
See psychiatrist: Alcohol withdrawal symptoms generally peak in 48-72 hours, but can persist for several weeks. It's also not uncommon for existing anxiety and other disorders to show themselves more clearly, once alcohol is stopped. A psychiatrist, especially one who's also an addiction medicine doctor, may be able to help you with your symptoms. Also you can get support from aa. Http://www. Aa.org good luck! ...Read more
Medicines for: Withdrawal are not expensive but they are controlled. You need medical supervision too. ...Read more
Too many: Dont' be one of them. Get help. Go to an aa meeting. ...Read more
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 some extent duration of symptoms depends on amount being used. The physical withdrawal is usually ending in 3-4 days but longer lasting symptoms can last months or longer. ...Read more
Days: Days to 2 weeks but it can be fatal if not treated and monitored. ...Read more
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