Alcohol Addiction And Common Dual DiagnosisCommon Co-Occurring Disorders
Symptoms of prevalent co-occurring disorders
The mental health issues that most typically co-occur with substance abuse are depression, anxiety disorders, and bipolar effective disorder.
Prevalent signs of depression
Sentiments of helplessness and hopelessness
Lack of interest in everyday activities
Incapacity to experience joy
Appetite or weight changes Sleep changes
Lowering of energy
Substantial emotions of worthlessness or shame
Anger, physical pain, and dangerous conduct (especially in men).
Typical symptoms and signs of mania in manic depressive illness.
Feelings of euphoria or extreme irritability.
Outlandish, grand expectations.
Lowered need for sleeping.
Rapid speaking and racing thoughts.
Reduced common sense and impulsivity.
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Anger or rage.
Typical symptoms of anxiety.
Severe pressure and emotional distress.
Feeling restless or jumpy.
Irritability or feeling "on edge".
Racing heart beat or shortness of breath.
Nausea, tremoring, or dizziness.
Muscle group tenseness, headaches.