Alcohol Withdrawal and DT’s: Seizures and Delirium Tremens (DT’s)

Bill CarrickAlcohol Detox, Home Detox, Medication

Delirium Tremens Alcohol withdrawal can be very dangerous due to the possibility of seizures and the possibility of delirium tremens (DT’s). Seizures and delirium tremens or DT’s can both be life threatening. Seizures are more common and better known to the general public. DT’s are less common but have a higher lethality than seizures. Seizures Alcoholic Seizures: Seizures can occur in anyone who is physically dependent on alcohol and who stops drinking. The brain becomes dependent on alcohol over a period of time and when it is taken away precipitiously, the brain may react by having a gran mal seizure. … Read More