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Sober Drunk Person
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that said Suboxone in non-acute situations has been shown clinically to curb alcohol craving along with opiate craving, however, it is not approved for alcohol use. ...Read more
Do you think an intoxicated person who is suicidal when sober will actually take their life if they were drunk at the time?
Alcohol and other drug use increases the risk of suicide. A mnemonic is sad persons
sex; age; depression; psychosis a/o personality do; e-etoh (alcohol) and other drugs of abuse; previous suicide attempt; organic, ie chronic illness; needy (loss of support, or death). Men 4 times more likely to succed; teens, and young adults or the older one is increases risk; thoughts of suicide, or a plan... ...Read more
I would call it sad: Before I would refer to it as "weird". This suggests that you are in an intoxicated (alcohol &/ or drugs) state a fair amount. This may also mean that you feel more disinhibited when intoxicated. Please remember that the effects of your drug & alcohol use are likely to catch up with you at some time. ...Read more
How come this guy says one thing when he's drunk and another thing when he's sober about his feelings towards me?
Drunk vs sober: People aren't reliable when drunk, and some aren't reliable when sober either. To decide whether you can trust what someone says, it's best to see if his actions match his words for awhile. Although some think of alcohol as being a kind of "truth serum, " it doesn't function that way. Booze tends to make people say & do things they don't mean the next morning. ...Read more
Past yr woke a few tx feel out of it, like drunk or drugged (but sober), stumbling, can't focus. Lasts a few minutes, then ok. Possibilities? Serious?
There can be: Multiple causes and you should receive a complete evaluation by your physician. ...Read more
150 years ago: alcohol was used as an anesthetic for surgeries, before we had chloroform and ether. Alcohol in high doses, when you make someone very drunk, has analgesic and anesthetic effects. However, it is very toxic and is no longer used for that purpose, since we have many safer and more effective agents for both those purposes. ...Read more
Hello, does everyone twitch when drunk or high? It's my right leg most of the time and it sometimes happens when I'm sober. I rarely drink or smoke
Not Everyone, Dude: That's the neurotraxicolicomental reflex. It indicates that you are best off not imbibing except small amounts socially and certainly staying away from drugs that get you high. This reflex occurs in certain people when the electrophysiology of the drugs interact with the vibrations of the Universe, telling you "Reality is for people who can't handle drugs"--NO!!! --the other way around!! ...Read more
Don't understand?: How could a person feel, or how DO they feel? And high and drunk aren't the same thing. When people are intoxicated on alcohol or sedatives (like xanax, (alprazolam) barbiturates etc.) they are disinhiibted, so it depends on what is underneath. If angry, then that will come out, if sad - they will get sadder, if happy - they get giddy and stupid. High is different for opiates, Cocaine or weed, depends on drug ...Read more
Can you tell me how can alcohol make a person drunk and do crazy random things they normally wouldn't do?
Disinhibtion is: One reason.Get a more detailed answer ›
I fell like drunk and don't know what m telling other person even though I don't drink or use any other drug. I'm diagnosed with anxty disorder. Plz help?
Sugar: Consider having yourself checked for diabetes (sugar) and various other endocrine disorders that can cause confusion. It may well be part of your anxiety, but have other causes checked. If this is from anxiety you are in the right country. If you do not meditate find a teacher and start. Even if this is a medical problem, consider beginning a lifelong meditation practice. ...Read more
No: If the person under the influence his reflexes should be down from normal. ...Read more
I took a sip with MY straw from the drink of a person infected with oral HPV (she had already drunk from her cup). Can I catch HPV this way?
VERY UNLIKELY: The transfer of this germ generally requires direct contact by two surfaces involved. A little germ debris floating in a drink does not have the power to grind into your tissue. I would not sweat the issue. ...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
What causes a person to develop asthma at three years old out of the blue? The mother never drunk or smoked and out of nowhere the kid get asthma.
I also take 4mg of risperdone and 150 mg of Zoloft (sertraline) and 1mg of clonazepam can this be making stagger like a drunk person?
Talk to your doctor: Anti-anxiety and antipsychotic medications can effect balance and motor functioning. Talk with your prescribing doctor about your motor symptoms, re-discuss with him/her all your medications, over the counter medicines, and if any, you alcohol or non-medical drug use. ...Read more
Can you get any std's or sti's from an infected person you don't know touching you? A drunk random came up to me and started grabbing my arm. Help?
STD's: Are transmitted through sexual contact. I would wash your arm and try not to fret. Take care. ...Read more
No, it is not: But if your beverages contain aspartame, then it is quite possible that you have an aspartame sensitivity and should be avoiding it. Best wishes. ...Read more
If a person drinks hand sanitizer to get drunk and has a hard time catching breath and won't see a doc what can I do or administer med wise?
Dial 911: Your friend's life may be in danger. Call an ambulance right now! ...Read more
If someone is drunk and takes 3 capsules of morphine sulfate (each 60 mg), will this person be okay?
Not a good: Idea without medical personnel around with life-saving equipment ...Read more
Antibiotic O/D: Please, please, please Don't use the Health Tap general education site to handle medical emergencies. You put your child's health at risk - if you float a question out and wait to see if someone answers. I was able to find a poison control # in South Africa - Poison Control number: 0861 555 777 *** ...Read more
Help with what?: If you want your friend to stop drinking, he or she has to want to or it doesn't work. Alanon is a 12-step organization designed for friends and loved ones of people with alcohol problems, and can help you deal with your concern, anger, guilt and other mixed emotions. We often 'enable' drinkers to keep drinking in ways we don't always understand and alanon can help reduce this. Don't nag-not helpful ...Read more
Conscience: You are demonstrating that you have one. You feel gross after drunk hook-ups because 1)you were drunk, which over time is going to catch up with you and impact your health and 2)a hook-up is dangerous in terms of your safety, sexually transmitted diseases (including AIDS and hepatitis, as well as syphilis, gonorrhea etc.).Get some counseling and start to find healthier relationships&STOP DRINKING ...Read more
They are the same:
Drunk = tipsy. There is a clear truth to the new public safety message that reads "buzzed driving is drunk driving."
the best way to measure it is a breathalyzer test. They are commercially available. It is always best to error on the side of safety and have a designated driver. ...Read more