I Know That Alcohol Is a Depressant

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 52 People

    I Will Say This...

    I was drinking all last evening and night, and I didn't get depressed until I was sober, and I came home.
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    Feb 8, 2009

    Counter Productive

    alcohol is a depressant, have you ever gotten drunk and called all your old friends?  then cried after you hung up?  we have all done it, drown your sorrows in the bottle?????  85% of americans take an anti-depressant.....drinking while taking an anitdepressent...
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    2 Responses Feb 1, 2009


    I drink because I am depressed, I am depressed because I drink.  I feel like hell every morning, swearing to never do it again.  I don't like the taste of alcohol.  I don't like the feeling of being drunk.  I hate that I can't stay asleep and just suffer through the night...
    newfl newfl
    Sep 30, 2011

    Please Do Not Give Bc Alcohol

    I got drunk the first time when I was 4. I had half a bottle of Southern Comfort and fell asleep. I have used alcohol for obliterating my thoughts, to give me some relief but it fails to go the whole way to oblivion and leaves me with just enough sense to see that I'm still in a...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Feb 8, 2009

    Be Your Own Doctor & Stop Alcohol <3 The Advice That Changed My Life :)

    My name's Aymen Ennazih, I'm 30 years old, 10 years ago, I was a member of a basketball team in high school, I loved hanging out and partying with my friends. I drank alcohol, because it was all around me, Everyone was doing it, At every party everywhere I went, it was the norm...
    AmineIglesias AmineIglesias
    26-30, M
    Oct 3, 2012

    It's True!

    Yes, with my mother being a former drug counselor, she can kill any buzz with the hardcore facts of a substance. I use to depend on alcohol to get me through the really tough events of my life... that was my birthday and New Years Day. And the goal of those days were to get...
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    10 Responses Feb 9, 2009


    So, why am I a happy drunk? when my first boyfriend broke my heart I drank until I couldn't see anymore and I had to be carried to my tent.
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Feb 9, 2009

    It Is

    The reason I have been teetotal for the last few months is the feeling I know I have when I come down from drukenness, I become silent and within a void for a few days after.  I hurt. Despite fact that whilst i am drinking i am the soul of the...
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    2 Responses Feb 9, 2009
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