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I'm in so much pain can't sleep, what long term damage can alcohol poisoning cause?

You mean, other than. Killing you or causing permanent brain damage? You need to see a physician, either your pcp or a pain specialist to look for the cause of the pain, and appropriate ways to treat it. Alcohol intoxication may temporarily cause you to fall asleep, but there often a fine line between the amount of alcohol that causes sleep and that which causes coma and death. Read more...
Go to ER. Or see your doctor to diagnose and treat the cause if the pain, do not self medicate with alcohol.Alcohol poisoning can cause death brain, liver and kidney damage, pancreatitis. Gi bleeding........ S. Read more...

What to do about alcohol poisoning?

Go to a hospital. True alcohol "poisoning" is when you drink enough to not just fall asleep, but to go into a coma, and have your breathing slow down. You would not be typing your question online if you were alcohol poisoned. If you are drinking large amounts of alcohol regularly, you at greater risk of cirrhosis, heart damage, pancreatitis, many kinds of cancer and other complications than you are of poisoning. Read more...

What's considered alcohol poisoning?

Life-threatening. The person consumed a toxic amount of alcohol usually over a short period. Their blood alcohol level (bal) is so high it is considered toxic (poisonous). Person may be extremely confused, unresponsive, disoriented, have shallow breathing, & can even pass out or go into a coma. Alcohol poisoning can be life-threatening and usually requires urgent medical treatment. The amount varies per person. Read more...
Alcohol poisoning. Alcohol poisoning is a serious consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Drinking too much too quickly can affect breathing, heart rate, body temperature and gag reflex; and potentially lead to a coma and death. A person with alcohol poisoning needs immediate medical attention. Please , call 911 Life is PRECIOUS! Read more...

What are signs of alcohol poisoning?

Liver failure. Cirrhosis is classical, such as jaundice, large belly filled with fluid, etc. But, from the perspective of a neurologist, tremors , incoordination, gait imbalance, numbness, weakness, confusion, disorientation, epileptic seizures. Of course, coma, delirium. Sudden death. Not a pretty picture. Read more...
Alcoholpoisoning sig. Alcohol poisoning signs and symptoms are: • Confusion • Vomiting • Seizures • Slow breathing (less than eight breaths a minute) • Irregular breathing • Blue-tinged skin or pale skin • Low body temperature • unconsciousness Please call 911 to avoid complications: • Severe dehydration • Choking • Seizures • HypothermiaIrregular heartbeat • Stopping breathing • Brain damage • Death. Read more...

How to know if I have alcohol poisoning?

Wouldn't be typing. Alcohol poisoning causes sedation and ultimately coma, and if severe, respiratory depression, brain damage, other physical damage and even death. If you are sitting and typing, you may be drunk (which is at one end of "poisoning") but you wouldn't be considered "poisoned." there was an old commercial that said- "if you are worried you might have an alcohol problem, you probably have one."get help. Read more...
Alcohol poisoning. Alcohol poisoning signs and symptoms are: • Confusion • Vomiting • Seizures • Slow breathing (less than eight breaths a minute) • Irregular breathing • Blue-tinged skin or pale skin • Low body temperature • unconsciousness Please see a Psychiatrist • To understand your Alcoholism and • Have Treatment so that you do not develop Alcohol Poisoning. • Attend AA Meetings and have AA Sponsor. Read more...

For how long does alcohol poisoning last?

Depends . If you are truly poisoned, it is a medical emergency associated with slowed breathing, hypothermia and potentially death. A alcohol-naive person may be poisoned at a level of 200 mg%, and that may take 15-20 hours to get down to zero, although people will wake up after it is down below 120 mg% or so. Higher levels (like 300-400 mg%) take over 24 hours to metabolize if they havent killed you. Read more...

What are the symptoms of alcohol poisoning?

Serious. Alcohol is a central nervous system depressant. Drinking too much can lead to a coma and loss of protective reflexes that prevent you from aspirating and keep you breathing. People can vomit and aspirate it into their lungs. They can be so drunk, they can stop breathing. These effects are magnified if alcohol is used with other meds that are sedating, like opioids or benzodiazepines. Be careful! Read more...
Alcohol poisioning. 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, I.V. Fluids & vitamins. Read more...