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I Am Allergic to Alcohol

If you can't drink, whether by choice or not feel free to discuss! 12 People

    Allergic To Alcohol? Yup.

    What’s first thing you think when you see the title? Oh that’s horrible. Sucks to be you. NO RUM BALLS?? INSAINITY!   That’s right, I can’t have rum balls. Devastation.   A couple of years ago my dad decided to teach me good drinking habits for...
    HiddenHeart HiddenHeart 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 1, 2010

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    And Sadly It's The One Thing I'm Allergic To =/

    Every time I drink alcohol, the next day is complete hell. I get sooooo ITCHY. I can't stop scratching... it feels like there are little bugs crawling inside of my skin. It lasts from a day to three. The allergy really sucks because occasionally I would like to drink and have a...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2011

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    whoknowsme21 whoknowsme21 18-21, F 3 Responses May 30, 2014

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    I Am Allergic to Alcohol.

    Though technically incorrect, that's easier than saying "I have an alcohol intolerance."   According to the Mayo clinic website http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/alcohol-allergy/AN00818 some people are just more sensative to the negative effects of alcohol...
    rubysoho77 rubysoho77 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 28, 2009

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    Who knew an allergy to alcohol exists

    but apparently am allergic to vodka and wine yet to find out what else am allergic to
    larissa20 larissa20 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2014

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    A Bad One.

    When I drink alchohol I have a bad allergic reaction -- it sets off the phenomenon of craving.  I want MORE.  And I don't stop wanting more until I pass out.
    SaratogaGirl SaratogaGirl 26-30, F 36 Responses Jun 1, 2010

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    here is a wonderful story of an old widow, who was bound to alcohol for many years and got free, now for 19 years without any backsliding. Here situation seemed to be totally...
    tg777 tg777 56-60, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Alcholics don't drink because they are fine... They drink because they hurt... Trying to numb some unconscious pain that's not dealt with... Mine stems in childhood... I am very...
    Aimee3 Aimee3 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's true that I don't need either to have fun, I've had lots of fun without them, but I also have fun with them. So to me it's fun getting drunk and/or high with friends and...
    udamansteel udamansteel 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    3 days ago myself and entire family lost the most influential person in our lives, my grandmother, best friend, fill in mom, most loving and accepting person I've ever known. such...
    peacefulpasser peacefulpasser 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I spent a decade with my mom drinking whiskey every night. She died when i was young. I took care of her at night, or took the brunt of her rage - depended on many things but i...
    Ninjami Ninjami 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I hate it. My brother has a drinking problem. He crashed his car drunk driving once, and all he does is drink. He does have a job atleast but all of the money he gets is for drink...
    EmilyAlice97 EmilyAlice97 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I am afraid of becoming an alcoholic. Alcoholism runs in my family. My father's Step-mom and dad are both recovering alcoholics. My mother's Mother, and Step-Dad are borderline...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Is anyone being treated with naltrexone for alcoholism? I have been ordering Naltima brand Naltrexone from a pharmacy out of the country and had really amazing results. I decided...
    ReAwakenedGirl ReAwakenedGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    ugh I feel so helpless... As the daughter of my alcoholic mother, I feel q sense of both anger and complete sadness. I feel angered because of the pain she has made me endure over...
    Moziseverything Moziseverything 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Similarly to many stories on this thread, my father is in and out of my life. I'm 26, an only child, in a long term relationship with someone great... And I'm still such a mess...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 6 days ago

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    More than 2 months - No alcohol or cigarettes. There were days I was holding a knife to cut my wrist off. But I'm happy I'm not drinking.. Love you mo.
    naz69 naz69 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Just pops are I'll I need to have fun and family too even when they get out of hand with alcohol
    bandit5320 bandit5320 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    This morning I could not find my socks so my dad let me borrow his. I went to his room. I forgot where his socks were so I starting looking for where they may be. I opened up a...
    TheNeonPanther TheNeonPanther 13-15, T Jun 27

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    After 508 days sober, I started drinking again last night. Before you judge me, let me say that I went to rehab last year for cocaine and heroin addiction. Alcohol was never my...
    PaulaDancer PaulaDancer 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 26

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    Alcohol has ruined my life (involving my health,work, depression, Family, relationship issues, I could go on). Used to drink everyday in the evening for the past 10 years. This...
    marshb marshb 36-40, M 4 Responses Jun 24

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    I was at eight days and I don't know why but I found myself standing in the wine aisle yesterday. I should have ran like hell, but I bought one of those cartons of chardonnay that...
    Mala1718 Mala1718 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I drank alcohol at 12 lol I dont drink tho my taste for alcohol has been ruined
    missdramaqueen missdramaqueen 18-21, F Jun 24

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    I Am Sooo Allergic To Bullshit, ugh, I can Barely Tolerate it from Others, let alone MySELF!! =/ Yet I spent the last several DAYS Practically SWIMMING In It! Ugh, gag, ach...
    AdoraGel AdoraGel 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    I don't need Drugs and Alcohol to have fun. True!! But still alcohol can make the day a little more fun and relaxing.
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Jun 24

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    I need to talk to someone about alcohol detox and alcohol withdrawals. I really need facts
    Bubblerguy Bubblerguy 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    I need to talk to someone about alcohol detox and alcohol withdrawals. I need facts.
    Bubblerguy Bubblerguy 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    I need someone to talk to. My dad is an alcoholic and is now in the hospital. My mom says after he goes to rehab and gets out she is done taking care of him. He no longer has the...
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    If there alcohol in the house I'll drink it until it's gone no matter the time of day and if there's none I'll go buy some. Simple as that.
    leighannmason leighannmason 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    Alcohol can be fun, but it's not necessary, all you need is a willing participant!
    kid222 kid222 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    All of my friends are really getting into alcohol, drinking and partying. I was always a quiet person, prefering to stay in and I like it this way, I don't want to change just to...
    Lltenti Lltenti 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    drug= possible death (depends on amount) alcohol= possible death (depends on amount) poison= possible death (depends on type and concentration) therefore drugs/alcohol= poison...
    twoinnerwolves twoinnerwolves 16-17, M Jun 22

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    People that think that they can only have fun if alcohol and drugs are involved must be really boring people. Imagine how insecure someone would have to be to think that the only...
    Tshoraga1 Tshoraga1 16-17, F 10 Responses Jun 21

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    I go to the bar often alone and sit there until I'm drunk. I'm a fairly attractive female and people always ask why I'm there alone... Did your boyfriend break up with you? Are...
    Aimee3 Aimee3 26-30, F 6 Responses Jun 21

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    I don't need drugs or alcohol to have fun. We had to take a class on D.A.R.E. This class tells us to never take drugs and be against violence. All that drugs and alcohol does it...
    Muskan7253 Muskan7253 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 21

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    so I haven't been here long so I wasn't sure if it would be for me. I showed a friend EP and he said, you gotta try the Whisper app. yeah, OK. I tried it, very similar to EP except...
    Serendipitydoda Serendipitydoda 36-40, M Jun 21

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    No illegal drugs or alcohol has touched my lips and entered by body. I do not need these things to have fun in life. I just said no to these destructive measures of life. Nancy...
    collegecomputerwiz collegecomputerwiz 22-25, F 14 Responses Jun 21

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    15 years old. A depressed alcoholic with many scars on her body. I thought i was worthless. At times i still do. I still havent found my purpose in life but im trying. At the...
    monse1523 monse1523 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    I've tried alcohol since I was very young, coming from a Hispanic family I was always offered a swig from my drunk uncles and aunts during family parties lol. It's a custom...
    Dezaria Dezaria 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    I REALLY HATE ALCOHOL! Praying a person i know get help so sad watching them suffer
    karma2015 karma2015 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 17

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    Oh how I'm tired of the bull. I'm pretty straightforward. I'll say what I want. If given the opportunity, I'll put my money where my mouth is. I don't give false compliments & I'm...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 17

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    Please go find yourself a doctor! There's a massive hole in your head and it's squirting stupidities
    MissLunaDomina MissLunaDomina 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 16