How to Spot Signs of Alcohol Poisoning
Alcohol poisoning can occur when someone consumes too much alcohol in a short period of time. It can cause severe physical and mental impairment, as well as certain health complications. It's important to recognize the signs of alcohol poisoning (especially after an evening of heavy drinking), so that medical care can be delivered right away.
Read on for more information regarding alcohol poisoning symptoms and seeking emergency care. To request medical services, feel free to reach out to the Advance ER team at (214) 494-8222.
Common Symptoms to Look Out For
The symptoms of alcohol poisoning may include confusion, slowed or irregular breathing, vomiting, seizures, blue-tinged skin or paleness, dehydration, low body temperature, unresponsiveness, and more. These symptoms can take effect quickly after consuming too much alcohol, and it's essential to seek emergency care if symptoms become severe.
Advance ER is a reliable medical facility for those seeking emergency care for alcohol poisoning. Our staff is trained to provide immediate treatment, such as administering IV fluids to replace lost electrolytes, and providing medication for nausea. We understand how quickly alcohol poisoning can take effect and will be ready and willing to help those in need.
When to Seek Care for Alcohol Poisoning
If you or someone you know experiences any of the aforementioned symptoms of alcohol poisoning, don't hesitate - seek prompt medical assistance at Advance ER. We encourage anyone who suspects they may have consumed too much alcohol or knows someone who has experienced any of the symptoms associated with alcohol poisoning to seek medical help right away. It is always better to be safe than sorry, and we will never judge anyone for seeking assistance after drinking too much.
Contact the Advance ER team today at (214) 494-8222 to request care.