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  » Alcoholism and treatment  »  Progressive Effects of Alcohol

Blood Alcohol
Concentration

Changes in Feelings
and Personality

Physical and Mental
Impairments

0.01-0.05

Relaxation
Sense of Well-Being
Loss of Inhibition
Lowered Alertness

Thought
Judgment
Coordination
Concentration

0.06-0.10

Blunted Feelings
Disinhibition
Extroversion
Impaired Sexual            
 Pleasure
Joyous

Reflexes Impaired
Reasoning
Depth Perception
Distance Acuity
Peripheral Vision
Glare Recovery

0.11-0.20

Over-Expression
Emotional Swings
Angry or Sad
Boisterous

Reaction Time
Gross Motor Control
Staggering
Slurred Speech

0.21-0.29

Stupor
Lose Understanding
Impaired Sensations

Fine Motor Control
Severe Motor Impairment

0.30-0.39

Severe Depression
Unconsciousness
Death Possible

Bladder Function
Breathing
Heart Rate

> 0.40

Unconsciousness
Death

Breathing
Heart Rate