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    Alcohol makes me sick even when I drink a little
    Elle22 posted:
    I have been drinking heavily over the past few weeks, now I can not drink a little alcohol without throwing up or feeling really sick, why is this? I have had a week and half off heavy drinking and still struggle to drink alcohol. I am 19 years old.
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    Harry L Haroutunian, MD responded:
    You are exhibiting signs of risky drinking behavior; indeed, high risk behavior. I would suggest that you seek the aid of your family doctor to help you curb this immediately, and educate yourself about this problem. It could be manifestations of substance use disorder for alcohol, perhaps its early stages.
    I congratulate you for asking for help and suggest you get it immediately. Interrupting this process at a young age is an extraordinary opportunity. I wish you good luck; if you have any questions, feel free to call Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. We have people who can answer other qustions you may have. - Dr. Harry

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