Addiction to Alcohol/Industrial alcohol


Dear Peter L

What happens if someone drinks industrial alcohol?
Is industrial alcohol a fatal poison?
Where can I find some information about fatal poisons?
Thank you for your early reply
Sincerely yours
M. Shamsara

Hi Mehrdad,

I don't really know much about what you mention as "industrial alcohol", nor where to find information on that specific thing.  

Regarding fatal poisons, contact the poison control center in your municipality.  Just about every community has them.


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Any questions regarding addictive behavior, withdrawal symptoms, selecting treatment options, relapse prevention, defining abuse vs. dependence, self-help groups, denial and resistance, building motivation, physical health effects of alcohol, substitution of other addictive substances; holistic approaches to addiction recovery.


I have been a counselor, educator, and supervisor in the addiction field for 28 years. I hold alcohol and drug counselor certification and licenses in three states. I have experience with adolescents and adults, ranging from those who are experimental/casual users of alcohol to those with very progressed addictive disorders.

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