Symptoms of Alcohol Addiction
Your Guide to Understanding the Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism.
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- If you're a man, do you ever have five or more drinks in a day? One standard drink is equivalent to 12 ounces (354.9 milliliters) of beer, 5 ounces (147.9 milliliters) of wine or 1.5 ounces (44.4 milliliters) of 80-proof spirits.
- If you're a woman, do you ever have four or more drinks in a day?
- Do you need a drink as soon as you get up?
Do you feel guilty about your drinking? Do you think you need to cut back on how much you drink? Are you annoyed when other people comment on or criticize your drinking habits?