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Alcohol addiction problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Smoking and Alcohol Addiction
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi doctor
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   from last 15 days i stopped drinking of red wine
Doctor :   ok
User :   i want to stop it completely.
Doctor :   But you said you stopped drinking
User :   ya.but it is very difficult to control
Doctor :   any way you had taken a good decision how it would be if you go for counselling in the same manner
Doctor :   The counselling helps you to modify the craving for alchol
Doctor :   how to tackle the after effects
User :   if week end comes means it is diffic to control
Doctor :   They can give you some medications so that if you take alcohol you have some unpleasant effects
Doctor :   Think of it
User :   and onething, for every 10 days if we drink 600ml of wine means it will effect for health?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   always a binge of alcohol can effect anytime
User :   what will be the symptoms?
Doctor :   severe stomach pain
Doctor :   kidney failure
User :   ok
Doctor :   Liver toxicity
Doctor :   pancreas damage
User :   but some doctors prefer to have 1 glass of alcohol for everyday?
Doctor :   Not glass
Doctor :   It is just 30 ml
Doctor :   it is a study
Doctor :   The toxic levels are not defined for each person
Doctor :   and binge is very dangerous
Doctor :   taking 30 ml per day is fine everyday
User :   ok.
User :   but i want to drink wine. i cant control. please can suggest me the ml and days when i have to in a week or month?
Doctor :   no
User :   y?
Doctor :   there is no specific ml
Doctor :   or days that a medical practitioner can suggest
Doctor :   It is a study that went right
User :   ok
Doctor :   It is left to the discretion of the person
Doctor :   30 ml of alcohol is safe everyday
Doctor :   I cant prescribe you to take this
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   thank u for ur suggestions. and nothing else
Docto : Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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