Alcohol withdrawal symptoms and drinking behavior

J Stud Alcohol. 1977 May;38(5):953-71. doi: 10.15288/jsa.1977.38.953.

Abstract

Among 100 men alcoholics, most of the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal were relieved by further drinking.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Alcohol Drinking*
  • Alcoholism / complications
  • Alcoholism / etiology
  • Anxiety / etiology
  • Depression / etiology
  • Emotions / drug effects
  • Ethanol / pharmacology
  • Generalization, Stimulus
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Motivation
  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome* / prevention & control
  • Time Factors

Substances

  • Ethanol