Call 911 or other emergency services if you or someone else:
• Has the symptoms of alcohol poisoning. These can include vomiting, coughing up blood, gasping for breath, passing out, and seizures.
• Has a history of heavy drinking and is having severe withdrawal symptoms but is not willing to get treatment.
• Has delirium tremens (DTs), which can lead to death. Symptoms can include seizure, shaking, a fast heartbeat, and seeing or hearing things that aren’t there (hallucinations).
• Is thinking or talking about suicide or harming others.
Alcohol poisoning is a serious, life-threatening condition that needs to be treated immediately. If you suspect that you or someone else is suffering from alcohol poisioning, don’t wait – contact a healthcare professional or 911 immediately.