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Signs that anintoxicatedperson might need medical evaluation include:
Most people can be cared for at home by family or friends when they are intoxicated. If you think the intoxicated person's condition is getting worse and you are concerned you will not be able to provide a safe environment, seek medical help.
To help an intoxicated person:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD, MMEd, FRCPC - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofOctober 9, 2017
Current as of:
October 9, 2017
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD, MMEd, FRCPC - Emergency Medicine
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