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Depression ,anxiety, alcohol withdrawals - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello?
User :   hey
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   kind of lenghtly to explain.....
Doctor :  
ok
User :   but im not to sure if im suffering alcohol withrawals or not
User :   about 3 weeks ago i had alot to drink and blacked out
User :   when i woke up i felt very strange and out of it
Doctor :   ok

User :   i am feeling very depressed and have anxiety - panic
User :   i have a very bad headache aswell
Doctor :   ok

User :   also cant eat much
User :   fell sick
User :   nausea
Doctor :   all this since when?

User :   since about 3 weeks ago
User :   since i over did the alcohol
Doctor :  
do you have burning sensation in the stomach
User :   no, but uncomfortable, sometimes feel like im going to be sick
User :   have trouble eating
User :   not much appetie
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i dont feel myself, its really worrying me, i dont usually feel like this
Doctor :  
did you check this with your family doctor?
User :   no, not yet
Doctor :   so all the symptoms are mild only
Doctor :  
not to worry
User :   not to worry?
Doctor :   yeah

Doctor :  
as the symptoms are mild
Doctor :   do you consume alcohol regularly?

User :   i did in the past, but recently about once a month
User :   i used to drink more than i should
User :   tyhats what made me stop
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i heard that blackouts are a good sign of alchohism
Doctor :  
no
Doctor :  
it is of nothing like that
User :   what is it like then?
Doctor :   alcohol consumption is not good as you yourself know
Doctor :  
would you like to give up the alcohol consumption?
User :   yes
User :   that wont be hard for me
Doctor :  
thats good
Doctor :  
you can do it
User :   i have not had anything to drink since
User :   why do i feel so depressed and anxious?
Doctor :   do you have any worries?
User :   yes, my health
User :   i feel i am losing it or something
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
may i know your height and weight?
User :   about 5 foot 2
User :   68 kg
Doctor :   for the height your weight is good
Doctor :   do you often fall sick
User :   no, i eat good, work out 4 times a week
User :   but since i woke up after that binge i feel terrible
User :   not myself
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
so by the way you are health and it is only after that incidence of alcohol
Doctor :   you feel that there is some thing wrong
User :   yes
Doctor :  
its three weeks from the incident and you still feel like that
User :   yes
User :   i have trouble sleeping also, cold sweats, nightmares
Doctor :  
ok
User :   can alcohol induce phycosis?
Doctor :   yes

Doctor :  
it can produce
Doctor :  
and it is called korakoffs psychosis
Doctor :   it is due to over consumption of alcohol
Doctor :  
and less food consumption over a long period of time
User :   why do i feel so depressed? is it normal?
Doctor :  
some time every body feel depressed
Doctor :  
upto some extent it is normal
User :   i cant concentrate on anything
Doctor :  
ok
User :   what should i do?
Doctor :   may i know your age?

User :   24
Doctor :  
may i know ur occupation?

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