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Alcohol Abuse: Other Health Problems That May Occur


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It is common to have other mental health or physical conditions along with alcohol abuse or dependence.

Mental health problems might include:

Physical problems might include:

It is common for someone who has alcohol problems to also misuse 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.1

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