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Side effects of cocaine and alcohol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr. xxxxxx
User :   Hi
User :   I´m xxxxx
User :   a friend of mine had an overdose on the last wednesday
User :   after how long can she drink alcohol again?
Doctor :   Alcohol has very short half life
User :   when is it safer to her doing coke again? because i really don´t think she'll stops
User :   no, she had an overdose of cocaine
Doctor :   She can drink within next 48 hours unless she had some complication because of toxicity
User :   even with a cocaine + alcohol overdose?
Doctor :   Yes, but before she starts again
Doctor :   I woiuld suggest a liver enzyme tests
User :   and how much time is usually need to snif cocaine after having a overdose?
Doctor :   Next day
Doctor :   But I am completely against Illicit drugs
Doctor :   I do not recommend it to any of my patients
User :   me too
Doctor :   I direct them to counselling centres
Doctor :   If you are a good friend, then you should too
User :   but she´s an addicted, i´m just facing the facts?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Try to persuade her to quit and join de addiction centre
User :   sure i´ll
User :   does it have something to do the debility of her sistem before the overdose?
User :   can it be one of the causes?
User :   will be more danger to her do it now?
Doctor :   Perhaps
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   But she needs to undergo tests
User :   her tests were normal, she didn´t have a doctor intervention to wake up after she felt and had convulsions
User :   does it count on her favor?
Doctor :   Convulsions are not a good sign
Doctor :   She can have a repetition
User :   is it more usual after you have the first overdose?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok
User :   thanks
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