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Natasha asked in HealthMental Health · 4 years ago

Will alcohol make you depress ?

I was really happy until I drank alcohol 2 days in a row with some friends. And now i am feeling really sad about everything. Isn't alcohol a depressant or something?

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  • Emily
    Lv 5
    4 years ago

    Hello, Natasha! Although classified as a depressant, the amount of alcohol consumed determines the type of effect. Most people drink for the stimulant effect, such as a beer or glass of wine taken to “loosen up.” But if a person consumes more than the body can handle, they then experience alcohol's depressant effect. I have seen several of my friends get into extreme modes, too. Either they are very happy or too sad.

  • 4 years ago

    It is a depressant.

  • 4 years ago

    Yeah alcohol is a major depression. It stimulates feel good hormones but then it supresses them as it wears off. Also you feel rubbish as ur body temporarily craves the ethanol in the alcohol.

  • 4 years ago

    Yes, it's a depressant.

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