Top
10
Doctor insights on: Does Vomiting Mean You Have Alcohol Poisoning

Share
1

1
I drunk a bit hard yesterday.everything I eat today,I am throwing out vomiting what happened to me?Is it alcohol poisoning?

I drunk a bit hard yesterday.everything I eat today,I am throwing out vomiting what happened to me?Is it alcohol poisoning?

CHEERS!: You are right - alcohol intoxication/hangover is likely what you're experiencing. Other possibilities include stomach irritation/gastritis, ulcer etc.Go see your Dr for any concerns or if your condition worsens. Bottoms up! ...Read more

Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
259 doctors shared insights

Poisoning (Definition)

Toxic ingestion (also called "poisoning") is a condition in which a person has eaten or drank a substance that causes ill symptoms or damage to his body. Taking an overdose of a medicine, taking any dose of a poison, drinking too much vodka, or accidentally drinking antifreeze . . . are all ...Read more


5

5
How can you tell the difference between a hangover and alcohol poisoning? I drank a lot last night. Symptoms: vomiting, rapid heart rate, weak/shaky

How can you tell the difference between a hangover and alcohol poisoning? I drank a lot last night. Symptoms: vomiting, rapid heart rate, weak/shaky

They can go together: You should have a physical exam to be sure your medical condition is stable. Depending on the amount and duration of your drinking as well as the exact nature of your symptoms some medication usually short term may be prescribed. Hopefully there will be a discussion of your drinking pattern and how it is impacting your life . ...Read more

8

8
If you drank alcohol (vodka) but hoursayer you feel nauseous.. does that mean you had alcohol poisoning?

If you drank alcohol (vodka) but hoursayer you feel nauseous.. does that mean you had alcohol poisoning?

No: The stuff will make you sick to your stomach if you drink more than a little bit. You're almost an adult. Please be careful with that stuff. Drink very little if any. ...Read more

9

9
What does "alcohol poisoning" mean - does it mean that the alcohol went bad?

What does "alcohol poisoning" mean - does it mean that the alcohol went bad?

No: Alcohol "poisoning" refers to drinking so much alcohol (or enough alcohol too quickly) that the person becomes unconscious / unresponsive. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
What is the level of blood alcohol that means you have alcohol poisoning?

What is the level of blood alcohol that means you have alcohol poisoning?

Depends: The effects of alcohol on individual depends on particular individual tolerance level, and what will make one person very sick may not get another one even drunk enough, but on average blood alcohol level above 1.5 will get majority very drunk, above 0.2 in state of confusion and disorientation, above 0.4 to coma and death, however the record level of alcohol in blood i believe was 1.6 alive. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Howard Greller
84 doctors shared insights

Alcohol Poisoning (Definition)

Is a serious & sometimes fatal consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in short period of time. It affects your breathing, gag reflex & heart rate, leading to coma. Needs emergency medical treatment thru breathing support, ...Read more


Dr. Oscar Novick
2,118 doctors shared insights

Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more