It is common to have other mental health or physical conditions along
alcohol use problem or
Mental health problems might include:
Physical problems might include:
It is common for someone who has alcohol problems to also use other
substances, such as cigarettes, illegal drugs, or prescription medicines.
Quitting tobacco and quitting drinking at the same time will actually improve the
success of your treatment for both.footnote 1
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ByHealthwise Staff Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine Specialist Medical Reviewer Peter Monti, PhD - Alcohol and Addiction Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
Current as ofOctober 9, 2017
Current as of:
October 9, 2017
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Peter Monti, PhD - Alcohol and Addiction & Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
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