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Quit drinking alcohol ?

Quit drinking alcohol
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Absolutely!: What's your question? Do you have an alcohol problem? Are you addicted? Do you just want to stop? Please see your doctor for help and guidance for alcohol abuse. Check out aa, as well. ...Read more

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Dr. Gregg Albers
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Alcohol Consumption (Definition)

Alcohol is available in many beverages, from beer and wine to the more potent distilled spirits, such as gin, rye, and whiskey. There appear to be at least small health benefits of small amounts of alcohol use (fewer than five drinks per week), especially of red wine Excessive alcohol use can lead to addiction and severe social and physical complications. Excess long term alcohol use is the most common cause of cirrhosis of the ...Read more


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Is there a way to quit drinking alcohol?

Is there a way to quit drinking alcohol?

Alcohol: Detoxification & rehabilitation. Attend a program & stay active in aa. ...Read more

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How can I quit drinking alcohol after 7 months of drinking?

If you can't: If you want to stop alcohol, but you can't, it's called alcoholism. Seek help from your doctor, a drug/alcohol counselor and aa. ...Read more

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How to quit drinking alcohol ?

With dedication: First, you realize you have a problem, then with dedication and a lot of support from friends and family, you start the journey of quitting. Therapy may help, aa meeting are very beneficial, in severe cases, some medications can help with a doctors supervision. ...Read more

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Why should you quit drinking alcohol when you have pancreatitis ?

Pancreatitis: Since alcohol is the likely cause of pancreatitis it only makes sense to not drink it when you have pancreatitis. And for that matter in my opinion once you have pancreatitis you should never drink alcohol again as even a small drink can cause it again. ...Read more

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Is there an over-the-counter medication to help quit drinking alcohol?

Is there an over-the-counter medication to help quit drinking alcohol?

No: Not really, not that i know of. The thing about medications which are fda approved means that the fda has proven that a medication is both safe and effective for a particular condition. There are now three fda approved medications for alcohol dependence. They are campral, Revia (naltrexone) and antabuse. ...Read more

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Started exercising with DASH diet but still smoking and drinking alcohol and lots of coffee (tried quitting but can't) BP still slightly high. Meds?

Started exercising with DASH diet but still smoking and drinking alcohol and lots of coffee (tried quitting but can't) BP still slightly high. Meds?

Not certain what you: are asking. If you want to know if medications are indicated then the answer is no provided you can make appropriate life style choices. Perhaps some counseling to help you make these choices would be more beneficial in the long run than medications for your hypertension. I don't recall cigarettes, alcohol and excessive coffee being on the DASH diet. ...Read more

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I recently quit marijuana and drinking alcohol. Was wondering approximately how long it would take for my system to be clean of all toxins. Fast metab?

I recently quit marijuana and drinking alcohol. Was wondering approximately how long it would take for my system to be clean of all toxins. Fast metab?

Polysubstance abuse: Depending on how frequently you used marijuana, it can stay in your system for months. Alcohol clears more rapidly, but depending on frequency/intensity of use it may take up to a year to feel normal without it. Your recovery requires more than simply stopping these substances, although that's a great start! please also consider aa, or an outpatient substance abuse recovery program. ...Read more