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Medicine for alcohol de-addiction - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i need information regarding addiction
User :   alcolhol
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What information in specific do you require?
User :   any medicine to leave alcohol
Doctor :   There are medicines which are used in severe alcoholics which when given produce intense vomitting and
Doctor :   discomfort whenever person takes the
Doctor :   alcohl
User :   my brother is daily drink 4 to 6 bottle
User :   please give me name doctor
Doctor :   One of them is Disulfiram
Doctor :   But these drugs are strictly taken under medical supervision
Doctor :   as the adverse effects can be very serious.
Doctor :   It cannot be administered by a lay man.
User :   can i give it in any form mix with water, tea, milk. food items
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   It might cause even death
Doctor :   if not given under supervision.
User :   he do not go to doctor shop
Doctor :   I suggest that you take your brother to a De-Addiction centre
User :   but he do not come
Doctor :   where they will give him the drug through intravenous route
Doctor :   Then it is not possible to give him the drug.
Doctor :   I suggest that you talk him into visiting a de-addiction centre.Doctor :   At least make him talk to a counsellor or psychiatrist
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