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Is it normal for a person to black out and not remember anything when they drink?

Is it normal for a person to black out and not remember anything when they drink?

No: Blacking out is a sign of having an alcohol use disorder. It definitly signifies an abnormal relationship with alcohol. Not so sure other advice is so helpful. Seek help if having trouble stopping drinking. For an alcoholic that kind of advice is like duh but i can't. Addiction is defined by continued behavior despite negative consequences. ...Read more

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Is it normal when you have manic depression to sometimes get so mad that you black out & don't remember what you did or how you acted violently?

Is it normal when you have manic depression to sometimes get so mad that you black out & don't remember what you did or how you acted violently?

It's possible: It's possible to dissociate in your rage and not recall what has transpired. This sounds serious enough to warrant therapy and medication as well. Start by speaking to a psychiatrist or psychologist and go from there. ...Read more

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I have been getting daily migraines for a few years now. Lately i black out and wake up not remembering anything what could it be?

I have been getting daily migraines for a few years now. Lately i black out and wake up not  remembering anything what could it be?

Blackouts: You may be having seizures that cause the blackouts. You must report this to your doctor and get examined as soon as possible as this is very serious. ...Read more

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Why do I black out after a few beers. Can't remember anything next day?

Why do I black out after a few beers. Can't remember anything next day?

Stop drinking: Your body may not be metabolizing or eliminating alchol well leading to you getting intoxicated with minimal drinks. ...Read more

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Can you have alcohol poisoning the day after drinking? I feel awful, had approx 10 drinks in 6 hours. Blacked out don't remember end of night.

Can you have alcohol poisoning the day after drinking? I feel awful, had approx 10 drinks in 6 hours. Blacked out don't remember end of night.

Hangover: I am really glad you have to ask, because this tells me this is the first time you have done this, and that you won't do it again. This is to be expected when you drink this much. From now on, stop at one or two drinks. Your life will be much better. I suspect you have already made this decision. ...Read more

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Why do we black out when we drink too much?

Why do we black out when we drink too much?

Black out: Alcohol can decrease the ability of the brain to remember especially short and long term memory. The more one drinks the more the impairment to memory builds up to the point where there is partial or complete memory loss for a period of time, called alcohol black out. ...Read more

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What happens when you black out and don't remember it?

What happens when you black out and don't remember it?

See below: Your ability to store memory is impaired from brain dysfunction so you can't recall what occurred. Usually happens with alcohol levels on excess of 0.200 add usually indicates some physiologic tolerance to alcohol. Sometimes seen when mixed with other sedatives. ...Read more

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Why do I black out after only drinking 3 shots of alcohol?

Why do I black out after only drinking 3 shots of alcohol?

Alcohol: If you have been a really heavy drinker in the past, your liver may be giving out. If you have never had much to drink - then this may be beyond your tolerance level. Regardless- listen to your body. When you pass out , you have poisoned your brain cells. ...Read more

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What are symtoms of a chronic subderal hematomo? Can you still develop one after one month of hitting head i didnt black out and remember the event

What are symtoms of a chronic subderal hematomo? Can you still develop one after one month of hitting head i didnt black out and remember the event

Interpretation: Not clear to me as to why you are concerned about bleeding over the brain. From your description, you did not have a cerebral concussion, and are unlikely to have experienced any traumatic brain injury. If you do have genuine symptoms, then contact your local doctor, or even schedule a Concierge visit here online. ...Read more

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